Ravi Jadhav’s Nude, tells the story of Yamuna (Kalyanee Mulay), who leaves her abusive husband and travels to Mumbai with her son. In order to fund her son’s education, she starts working as a nude model in JJ. School of Art. There, she meets arts teacher Mallik Sahab, played by Naseeruddin Shah, who encourages her to embrace and celebrate her body. The film sheds light on the world of artists, and the stigma that is attached to nude models.
Watch the film here.
Mallik Sahab is creative, not only in terms of his work, but also this thinking. If you wish to become an artist like him, here’s a list of millennials that you can get inspired by. We start the list with Hardeep Pandhal, is a British citizen of Indian descent, who completed his graduate degree from Glasgow School of Art. He is a painter by profession and is particularly known for his satirical political cartoons. You can check out his work here.