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A notice has been issued to the Information and Broadcasting Ministry and the censor board based on the PIL.
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Director Alankrita Shrivastava talks to HuffPost India about this strange conundrum.
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"...Abusive language is used in most of the places and also a female Muslim character is shown masturbating," said the CBFC letter.
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'Kashmir has always been the first love of the Indian film industry.'
20 years ago, the current Censor Board chief had the same issues with the CBFC that filmmakers have with him today.
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He wants to promote 'Indian ethos' and 'traditional values'.
Filmmaker Pratim D Gupta's Bengali feature Shaheb Bibi Golaam is all set to arrive in theatres in West Bengal and select parts of the country on August 26 — seven months after it was originally suppos...
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If you have not been living under the rocks, you know how filmmaker Abhishek Chaubey's 'Udta Punjab' became a talking point recently. The subject of the film and the film-makers’ confrontation with Pa...
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Udta Punjab explores the situation but doesn't delve deeper into the addict's point of view. It explores more of the Punjab and less of why is it "Udta", and what makes the "kanjar aulaad" resort to doing drugs.
Udta Punjab may have come out victorious in the battle against the Indian censor board, it failed to make the Pakistan CBFC see sense. So after Pakistan's CBFC demanded 100 cuts in the film, the maker...