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Mainstream Indian cinema is sexist and misogynist activists agree with UN report

Sep 26, 2014

Mainstream Indian cinema is sexist and misogynist activists agree with UN report

At a time when one of Indias leading English dailies is getting slammed for its unapologetically sexist defence of why it believes an actresss cleavage is news, comes a UN-sponsored study that ranks Indian films high in sexualisation and stereotyping of women. #Bollywood #India #United Nations #Indian films #Hindi films #UN report on films #Women in Bollywood #working women in films #women in Indian film industry
UN report on films Indian movies show more working women than France, US

Sep 25, 2014

UN report on films Indian movies show more working women than France, US

It's the first international study of gender images in films from all over the world. Presented by The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, UN Women and The Rockefeller Foundation, this report looked at films released between January 2010 and May 2013 and analysed how women were being treated on and off screen in show business. #Bollywood #India #United Nations #Indian films #Hindi films #UN report on films #Women in Bollywood #working women in films #women in Indian film industry
Indian films high on sexualisation, stereotyping of women UN report

Sep 24, 2014

Indian films high on sexualisation, stereotyping of women UN report

India tops the chart in showing attractive women in its movies and as much as 35 percent of these female characters are shown with some nudity, said UN. #Bollywood #BuzzPatrol #United Nations #Indian films #Women #Entertainment #Nudity #Gender issues #actresses #UN report #sexualisation #stereotyping #female roles
Why Uday Chopra chose to turn producer with a Hollywood film

Jun 12, 2014

Why Uday Chopra chose to turn producer with a Hollywood film

The term "small fry" isn't one that's usually associated with Yash Raj Films, but in the big, brash world of Hollywood, that's exactly what YRF Entertainment is. #Hollywood #Indian films #Yash Raj Films #YRF Entertainment #Uday Chopra #Nicole Kidman #Grace of Monaco #YRF in Hollywood
Three reasons why Kochadaiiyaan may be Rajinikanth's Ra.One

May 23, 2014

Three reasons why Kochadaiiyaan may be Rajinikanth's Ra.One

So what could be the reason Mumbai turned its back on the most-awaited Rajinikanth film of the year? There are three possible reasons that immediately suggest themselves. #Rajinikanth #Tamil Cinema #Kochadaiiyaan #Rajinikanth's Kochadaiiyaan #Animation in Indian films #Rajinikanth films