The event was the special screening of the Netflix documentary, Ladies First. At the screening were present Bollywood celebs such as Anaita Shroff, Deepika Kumari, Dino Morea, Homi Adjania, Kunal Kapoor, Sikander Kher, Shibani Dandekar, Zayed Khan, Shenaz Treasurewala.

The 40-minute documentary short, shot in the lead-up to Rio 2016, tells the story of Deepika’s journey from poverty to finding archery, and her quest to become India’s first female Olympic medallist.

“The main lesson Deepika teaches in this film is that you only lose when you give up, you have to keep fighting,” director Uraaz Bahl told Vogue India.