Shanshan Chen is a London-based filmmaker and multimedia journalist who covers the world's most under-reported stories including women's rights, LGBT rights, war and conflict, climate change and migration. She has travelled to more than 30 countries and regions for her films and photography. 

"Fearless" play voices outrage over Delhi gang rape (2014)

Filmed & edited for Thomson Reuters Foundation


Nirbhaya is an award-winning theatre production that depicts the horrific events of the 2012 Delhi gang rape. It interweaves the personal testimonies of five female cast members' own experiences of sexual violence.


Director & Editor: Shanshan Chen & Amelia Wong

"Nirbhaya" play footage: Courtesy of "Nirbhaya"​