Alka Kurian creates documentary film, Shadow Workers

January 17, 2014 - IAS faculty member Alka Kurian created a 12-minute documentary film, Shadow Workers.  Set in Lucknow in northern India, the film looks at a group of Muslim women who use their skill in “Chikan” embroidery to keep their families afloat.  Shadow Workers will premiere at Aaina, A South Asian Women Focus in April 2014.