Jio MAMI 2016 Jury at The Firstpost Show speak about the Pakistani artistes ban
In our MAMI special edition of The Firstpost Show, we spoke to Zoya Akhtar and Shakun Bhatra along with actress Richa Chadda.
In our MAMI special edition of The Firstpost Show — here's presenting jury members/directors - Zoya Akhtar and Shakun Bhatra along with actress Richa Chadda.
Starting off with the most debated topic in recent times, the jury have their take on artistes and films from Paksitani getting banned. Zoya Akhtar discusses at length about industry members not being in the business of public service and how the real responsibility is with the elected public figures to take a stand.
While Shakun Batra talks about the problems in voicing opinions, Richa quotes "The most tragic thing is - silence is also a comment."
Soon, the jury does a throwback for us and remember their days of watching all sorts of movies - from Omen to Haathi Mere Saathi and Roop Ki Rani Chooron Ka Raja.
The director-actor trio also give out some of the most cliched and rather hilarious questions they faced at interviews and promotions.
They signed off on a fun note by playing the jinx challenge.
Bull marks the directorial debut of Aditya Nimbalkar, who has previously worked with filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj
A blind Indian Jewish girl sang hits from Bollywood films Kal Ho Na Ho and Kuchh Kuchh Hota Hai at the event, that left the Indian External Affairs Minister and his delegation emotional.
"It's a deeply stirring subject, and we have made it on a scale that only theatres could do justice to," says Kangana Ranaut on Dhaakad.