She's a National Award-winning actor who's won the hearts of both critics and audiences alike with her bravura performances. And with her directorial debut, A Death In The Gunj, she proved that she's just as exemplary behind the camera as she is in front of it!

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What's not to like about Konkona Sen Sharma, right?

Also, trust her to put across her point of view with candor, dignity and maturity.

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Here are 14 Konkona Sen Sharma quotes that are a peek into her progressive, feminist and intelligent take on life:

1. On feminism and gender equality

2. On the portrayal of women in Bollywood

3. On cinema as a means of social change

4. On her choice of movies

5. On her initial struggle with adapting to the ways of Bollywood

6. On her 'unconventional' childhood

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