Riyad Vinci Wadia

Filmmaker, Film director

1967 – 2003

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Who was Riyad Vinci Wadia?

Riyad Vinci Wadia was an Indian independent filmmaker from Bombay, known for his film, BomGay which is regarded as one of the very first gay themed movies from India. Born into the filmmaking Wadia family, he inherited the production company Wadia Movietone which is known for the Fearless Nadia movies which are one of their kind in the superwoman genre when the other movies of their time usually portrayed women in submissive roles. Wadia is also known for his documentary on Nadia, Fearless: The Hunterwali Story.

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Born
Sep 19, 1967
Mumbai
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  • India
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Died
Nov 30, 2003
Mumbai

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on July 23, 2013

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