MUMBAI: top Bollywood directors and producers have united in opposition to the 89 censor cuts that have been advocated to the film ‘Udta Punjab’, that is based at the debilitating drug menace within thenation.
Following are the pinnacle prices through filmmakers on the problem:
The 12 months is 2016, we have a globally connected populace. all the speak of boom and progress is poppycock if the freedom of our founding fathers is taken away. Do you need to turn India into Saudi Arabia?
Mahesh Bhatt, Filmmaker
there are numerous matters which might be made which offend me via how they portray ladies. but Ican’t prevent them. i’m able to pick now not to buy the price ticket. Udta Punjab needs to release, denying a hassle does not help it.
Zoya Akhtar, Filmmaker
allow us to ensure we combat for what this country stands for.
Shahid Kapoor, Actor
it is sad that we ought to stand right here these days and justify ourselves. That we have been made to stand for a stamp of approval from the government. we’re simply filmmakers, did not recognize we had todo all this for a film.
Anurag Kashyap, Director
whatever that attacks the freedom of talking is irritating…we don’t need to tolerate it unnecessarily.