Becoming an altruistic mother: ‘Mimi,’ now streaming on Netflix and Jio Cinema. But why exactly now?
Commercial surrogacy was legally banned in India in 2016. Single persons as well as same-sex and unmarried couples from abroad had already been excluded from legal access to surrogacy even before that. The Hindi feature film Mimi (2021, dir. Laxman Utekar) is the second remake of a Marathi movie released under the title Mala Aai Vhhaychy! …