PRIYA’S SHAKTI premiered at Mumbai Film and Comics Convention. Dan Goldman & Ram Devineni launched the comic book at the Mumbai Film and Comics Convention, December 19-21, 2014! “The most awaited launch” was Priya’s Shakti — Mumbai This Week.
NOV. 7, 2014: Geneva International Film Festival. Presentation of the project and comic book.
DEC. 19-21, 2014: Premiere at the Mumbai Comic Con, Mumbai, India.
MARCH 15, 2015: Creating Interactive Comic Books for Social Change at SXSW Interactive. Featuring Ambarish Mitra & Ram Devineni. March 15, 2015. Comic books can move young adults and teenagers to action. A survey of groundbreaking graphic novels and comic books pushing the edge and challenging peoples’ perceptions.
APRIL 18, 2015: Tribeca Film Festival, New York City: Part of Tribeca Interactive Playground. Exhibition and presentation by team.
APRIL 19-23, 2015: Visions du Réel / I_doc, Nyon, Switzerland: Featuring co-producer Christian Popp.
APRIL 28, 2015: Priya’s Shakti Producer Lina Srivastava at Aperture Foundation, 547 West 27th Street, 4th Floor, New York City.
MAY 05, 2015: PEN World Voices Festival, New York City: Build Your Own Comic Workshop with Ram Devineni & Ivan Velez.
MAY 7, 2015: The Webdox Conference at iFlab: Interactive Factual Lab, Leuven, Belgium: Featuring co-producer Shubhra Prakash.
MAY 22, 2015: Scuola Holden: Storytelling and Performing Arts, Torino, Italy. Featuring creator Ram Devineni.
MAY 27, 2015: InterDocsBarcelona. Barcelona, Spain. Ram Devineni presenting Priya’s Shakti.
MAY 29, 2015: Museum of Moving Images: The Immersive Sixth Sense featuring Lina Srivastava talking about Priya’s Shakti. Sponsored by FROST.
MAY 30, 2015: TEDxCoventGardenWomen. London, UK. Featuring Priya’s Shakti’s creator Ram Devineni.
JUNE 2, 2015: A4, Priestor Center, Bratislava, Slovakia. Sponsored by DOKWeb — Institut of Documentary Film.
JUNE 5-10 2015: Sheffield DocFest. Sheffield, UK. Ram Devineni presenting Priya’s Shakti. Mural design by Nick Phillips.
JUNE 10, 2015: Priya’s Shakti Party & Screening. Part of Soumik Datta Arts Club: Jam Night! With Special Guest Bishi Bhattacharya. Free. RichMix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA
JUNE 12-14 2015: Ram Devineni presenting Priya’s Shakti at Cooler Lumpur Festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The Cooler Lumpur Festival is Kuala Lumpur’s annual multi-disciplinary celebration of culture and ideas.
JULY 10-12, 2015: La città incanta – Animation meeting – Civita di Bagnoreggio, Italy.
AUGUST 4, 2015: BRIC FLIX: Interactive Media for Social Good (Co-Presented with Made in NY Media Center by IFP) featuring Priya’s Shakti. BRIC Arts | Media House
SEPT 21-26, 2015: Priya’s Shakti part of the Passion for Freedom Festival, London at the Mall Galleries.
SEPT 22, 2015: ‘Parvati Saves the World’ in 3 acts in London at the Mall Galleries. Passion for Freedom Festival, in London.
SEPT 25, 2015: Priya’s Shakti Bhangra Party with DJ Sumie. City Lore, 56 East 1st Street, New York City.
SEPT 25-27, 2015: Priya’s Shakti at the NINA Beta Version Festival in Poland. Exhibition and Polish translation of the comic book. National Audiovisual Institute at Warszawa. Exhibition is from Sept 25 to Oct 18.
MAY 07- OCT. 11, 2015: Exhibition of Priya’s Shakti at City Lore. 56 East 1st Street, New York City. Free and open to the public.
NOV. 20, 2015: Origin Stories: Superheroes and Villains – Spoken Word & Short film/Q+A. Deptford Cinema, 39 Deptford Broadway, London. Screening of “Parvati Saves the World” and Spoken Word section from the great Burn After Reading (aka BAR or BARpo) collective.
DEC. 4-6, 2015: Delhi Comic Con.
JAN 11-13, 2016: International Conference Education as a Driver for Sustainable Development Goals, CEE Ahmedabad, India.
MARCH 7-16, 2016: Exhibition at One World Festival in Czech Republic.
April 13, 2016: A Comic Book Superhero and Rape Survivor: Can She Change Attitudes Toward Sexual Violence? Dresher Center, Performing Arts & Humanities Building : 132, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD.
OCT 2, 2016: PRIYA’S MIRROR premiered with augmented reality exhibition at Lincoln Center part of the New York Film Festival, from September 30 to October 16, 2016.
OCT 13, 2016 — Event at Sheroes cafe owned and run by acid attack survivors in Agra, India.
OCT 18-20, 2016 — Creating an augmented reality street mural in Bengaluru part of St+Art Festival.
OCT 22-23, 2016 — Featured at Mumbai Comic Con.
OCT 27- 30, 2016: Exhibition at ARTBO Art Festival in Bogota, Colombia.
NOV 3–4, 2016: Books in Browsers VII, San Francisco at Gray Area‘s Grand Theater in the Mission District. Featuring Dan Goldman.
NOV 15-18, 2016: International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling (ICIDS 2016), Institute for Creative Technologies, University of Southern California, Los Angeles. Priya’s Mirror AR exhibition.
January 12-14, 2017: DOGS Comic Conference at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.
January 25, 2017: L.V. Prasad Film & TV Academy, Chennai — Interactive and New Forms of Storytelling with Ram Devineni, Dan Goldman and Benjamin Dix.
January 27, 2017: M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai — Social Change Comic Books, Journalism & Interactive Storytelling with Ram Devineni, Dan Goldman and Benjamin Dix.
January 30, 2017: National Institute of Design R&D Campus, Bengaluru — Social Change Comic Books, Journalism & Interactive Storytelling with Ram Devineni, Dan Goldman and Benjamin Dix. Also an AR hackathon with Blippar.
January 31, 2017: National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad — Presentation of Priya’s Shakti and Documentary Filmmaking with Dan Goldman and Ram Devineni.
February 3-5, 2017: Priya’s Mirror Exhibition and Panel at FilmGate at University of Miami–School of Communication.
February 28-March 3, 2017: Frank Talks featuring Ram Devineni and Priya’s Mirror at College of Journalism and Communications, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville.
March 8, 2017: Presentation of Priya’s Mirror with Ram Devineni and Monica Singh, New School, NYC
March 2-3 2017: Priya’s Mirror Exhibition and panel at Changeville Festival, College of Journalism and Communications, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville.
March 16-25, 2017: Art and Activism Presentation at Copenhagen Documentary Festival, Denmark.
March 29-31, 2017: Priya’s Mirror exhibition and presentation by Ram Devineni at Myriad Festival at Brisbane Powerhouse in Australia.
April 19, 2017: A Conversation with Ram Devineni, creator of Priya’s Shakti, HGSE Larsen Hall, Room 203, Office of Sexual Assault Prevention & Response, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
May 3, 2017: Shattering Taboos to Change Culture with Ram Devineni with Priya’s Shakti, Bryony Cole, Andrea Pino, and Jessica Luther. Part of PEN America World Voices Festival, Shakespeare and Company Bookstore, NYC.