BACHELOR GIRLS

Festivals

- Official Selection 35th CAAM Fest 2017, (San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival)

- Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival, 2016

- International Madurai Film Festival, 2016

- Chennai International Documentary & Short Film Festival, Curated Screening by WMF, 2017

- Nazariya, International Women Film Festival, Hyderabad

- Official Selection, 40th Asian American International Film Festival, New York

- 14th Indian Film Festival of Stuttgart, Germany 

"Denying the choice to be single to a woman is denying empowerment"

- The Hindu

"Shikha Makan’s documentary raises questions about freedom of women in urban India."

- The Asian Age

"A lovely little documentary about a big problem"

- Kalki Koechlin

"No Muslim, no single women: housing bias turning Indian cities into ghettos"

-Thomson Reuters News

"The film must be shown all over"

- Sidharth Bhatia, The Wire

"Extremely powerful and Hard Hitting"

-Platform Magazine

"Society is scared of independent women"

- The Indian Express

"Stories captured will sound Familiar to every woman"

- The Huffington Post

"Will resonate with women living alone"

- First Post

"Starts the dialogue on pariah status of single female tenants"

- Mint Lounge

"Compelling"

- Scroll.in

"Powerful & Brilliant"

- Radio One

"Highlights the challenges of unmarried women"

- The Hindustan Times

"Girls (Un)interrupted"

-DNA

'Raising a toast to Bachelor Girls'

- Mid Day

"No city for single women"

- Deccan Chronicle

"Lady Bug : Bachelor Girls shatters the image of Mumbai as a liberal city"

- The Daily Pao

"Interview with Shikha Makan"

- Soul Blog Cafe

"A telling documentary on what it means to be a single woman in search of a house"

- The News Minute

"Tells stories of housing discrimination women face"

- SAKAAL TIMES

"Can Gender Decide whether you can rent a home?"

- Pune 365