Alaka Sahani

Articles By Alaka Sahani

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Viceroy’s House: Filmaker Gurinder Chadha tells how it is different from other Partition films

Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha speaks about her latest movie, Viceroy’s House, and why it is different from other Partition films, relives the trauma her family went through at the time, says everything she does ‘has a persona

Viceroy's House, Filmaker Gurinder Chadha, Partition films, Indian trailer News

Why it is difficult to love in India; filmmaker Nagraj Manjule explains

Filmmaker Nagraj Manjule talks about the success of Sairat and facing issues of caste and discrimination, questions the depiction of women in Bollywood and says his heroine was different, argues Censor Board treats filmmakers

Why it is difficult to love in India; filmmaker Nagraj Manjule explains

‘I don’t believe in censoring films… but we have to keep social norms in mind’

Filmmaker Shyam Benegal talks about his past troubles with the Censor Board, says those returning awards should have found other ways to protest, and, while talking about the death of Rohith Vemula, regrets that ‘non-Dalits

‘I don’t believe in censoring films… but we have to keep social norms in mind’