In the last 5 to 10 years, more and more female storytellers in Bollywood have left a mark on the industry with their craft. Some of them include Zoya Akhtar, Mira Nair, Gauri Shinde, Aparna Sen, Deepa Mehta, Reema Kagti, Meghna Gulzar, Farah Khan, Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, Guneet Monga, Alankrita Srivastava, and many others.