Boys Who Like Girls | Miehen Malli (2018) by Inka Achte

Boys Who Like Girls | Miehen Malli (2018)

5 September, 15:45 – 17:10h | Get your tickets right here!

Location: LAB111, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Click HERE for more info

Film director: Inka Achte | Year: 2018 | Runtime: 68 min Genre: coming-of-age | Subtitle(s): English | Language(s): Hindi, Marathi, English


Synopsis: Boys Who Like Girls is a coming-of-age story set in the aftermath of the infamous 2012 Delhi gang rape and the rise of the #MeToo movement. It follows teenager Ved as he takes his first wobbly steps into adulthood, under the kind guidance of Harish, a man in his 50s, who has dedicated his life to abolishing toxic masculinity.


  • Short Introduction: 5 min | (before the film starts)
  • Q&A: 15 min | (after the film)
  • Filmmaker: Inka Achte (through Skype)

Credits & Specifications

  • Director: Inka Achte
  • Writer:
  • Producer: Giulio Baraldi
  • Production: Liisa Karpo [napafilms; Finland]
  • Co-Production: Ruchi Bhimani [One Eyed Turtle Films; India], Christian Falch & Torstein Parelius [UpNorth Film; Norway]
  • Actors:
  • Editing: Livia Serpa
  • Composer: Jorgen Meyer
  • Cinematography: Malini Dasari, Riju Das, Sari Aaltonen, Jaynath Mathavan
  • Sound Editor: Sander Stedenfeldt OlsenColour Grading: Petri Falkenberg
  • Project Type: Fiction, Short
  • Genres: Drama
  • Runtime: 18 minutes 12 seconds
  • Year of completion: 2019
  • Country of Origin: Italy, Egypt
  • Country of Filming: India, Denmark
  • Language: Hindi; Marathi; English
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