Shivani Hassard- 7 mins | UK, 2019

Aisha Mirza is setting up a QTIPOC Mental Health collective and club night. As they prepare for the launch party, they talk to DJ Ritu about South Asian party spaces, mental health and the specific cultural challenges of archiving a closeted population.

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Competition London Emerging

Shivani Hassard

Shivani Hassard directs, shoots and edits narrative, documentary and music videos. She also designs interactive experiences and researches virtual embodiment. Her work has been shown at the London Film Festival, BFI Flare, Dazed Digital and on


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