Priya’s Shakti

Priya, a mortal woman and rape survivor, and the Goddess Parvati fight against gender-based sexual violence in India and around the world in this layered storytelling project and augmented reality comic book.

Ram Devineni Ram Devineni
Producer, Director, Co-Writer

Ram is a filmmaker, publisher and founder of Rattapallax. He produced, edited and directed the feature documentary The Human Tower, and produced the Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury-winning film, The... more»

Lina Srivastava Lina Srivastava
Transmedia Producer, Impact Strategist

Lina is a social impact strategist who has worked with films such as Born into Brothels, The Devil Came on Horseback, and Inocente, and with NGOs such as UNICEF, the World Bank, and UNESCO.

Dan Goldman Dan Goldman
Comic Book Designer

Dan Goldman writes graphic novels and comics. His web-comic, Shooting War, earned an Eisner Award nomination for Best Digital Comic. Currently he is working on the series, Red Light Properties.

Vikas K. Menon Vikas K. Menon
CO-WRITER

Vikas K. Menon is a poet, playwright and songwriter. His poems have been featured in Indivisible: An Anthology of South Asian American Poetry and The Harper Collins Book of English Poetry. His plays... more»

Additional Credits

Vikas K. Menon - CO-WRITER
Christian Popp - CO-PRODUCER
Rene Veron - MUSIC AND SOUND
Shubhra Prakash - VOICE-OVER AND NARRATION
Shikha Bhatnagar - GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE ADVISOR
Eleonore Boissinot - ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Zeina Abi Assy - ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Steve Zeitlin - EDUCATIONAL ADVISOR
Meena Alexander - ADVISOR
Yusef Komunyakaa - ADVISOR
Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky - ADVISOR
Enrico Cullen - ADVISOR
Tushar Prakash - FILM PRODUCTION

"The goals are to challenge deeply rooted patriarchal views, and create empathy and identification with rape survivors – so they feel comfortable seeking justice and begin the process of healing."

Genre: Interactive