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A tale of women's empowerment, The Warrior Queen of Jhansi tells the true story of Lakshmibai, the historic Queen of Jhansi who fiercely led her army against the British East India Company in the infamous mutiny of 1857.

The film will be complemented by challenging perceptions about women will be enhanced with regional archive footage about Birmingham first non-white women’s community group and footage from Independent cinema Office highlighting footage of empire with British Indian Army Soldiers in the UK 1912.