Roopal Kewalya

Roopal Kewalya

Roopal Kewalya

Author | Screenwriter |

The Artist

Roopal Kewalya is a Screenwriter with over 10 years experience. Her documentary film Udaan – a film on professional women drivers in Ahmedabad was selected at the IDPA festival in Mumbai in 2007. As a social change maker, Roopal loves to conduct fun workshops for children, adults, corporates and NGOs in gender sensitisation, breaking stereotypes and creative thinking. Her debut novel ‘The Little Rainmaker’ was longlisted as the best among top 20 in the world in Times Chicken House competition in London, 2016. Roopal’s screenplay for the same book was shortlisted for the NFDC Screenwriters’ lab for 2016.

The Session/Workshop(s)

‘The Little Rainmaker’- Storytelling

Would we survive in a world without sunlight and rain? Can a ten year old bring rain to an entire world? Can magic really make dreams possible?  In this interactive session with author Roopal Kewalya, come discuss a myriad of possibilities such as living in an underground world, drinking chemical water or even living in Humi-Dome City.