Stories Lived

Bharatanatyam: Of Gods and Bells

Durga Suryadevara, a working psychiatrist and mother of three, pursues a life-long dream of practicing Bharatanatyam, a sacred classical Indian dance form in the modern, urban environment of San Antonio.


About the Filmmaker
Submitted by Alexia Salingaros

Alexia Salingaros is a high school filmmaker who has developed her passion for creating films since the seventh grade. Her dedication and commitment to the filmmaking process allows each piece to inhabit its own unique world. With deep explorations of the human experience, Alexia channels her feelings through her work, exposing the audience to the same emotions she felt in those moments of creation. Currently a senior, Salingaros will pursue her passion for filmmaking at New York University.

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