City of Widows

laurels icon Best Documentary Short Nominee
  • Documentary
  • 11min
  • Documentary Short
  • World Premiere
  • 2019

Despite being a group of over 46 million, widows remain one of the most stigmatised, neglected and marginalised segments of Indian society. City of Widows explores this tragic issue by showing one woman’s emotional journey into widowhood.

Lacey Uhlemeyer is an LA based film director. Before moving into directing, she was an international journalist and producer. Lacey's storytelling uses an emotive approach, for which she combines poetic narratives with beautiful imagery. With a focus on impact-driven content, she brings a lens of empathy to all of her work.

Representative

We Navigate

jared@wenavigate.com

Cast

Hari Dasi

Director

Lacey Uhlemeyer

Executive Producer

Lacey Uhlemeyer

Producer

Matt Ogens

Writer

Carly Hebert

Director of Photography

Jared Levy

Editor

James Daniel

Sound Designer

Jaime Gamboa

Music

Greg Kuehn

Production Designer

Lacey Uhlemeyer

Language

English