Anurag Kashyap The film ‘Dobaaraa’ is ready for release. Anurag is promoting his film starring Taapsee Pannu in the lead role. Meanwhile, Anurag came under the target of Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri for one of his statements. For Vivek’s film ‘The Kashmir Files’, he said that he does not want this film to have an official entry from India in the Oscars. Vivek got furious on this and took out anger on Twitter.
Vivek Agnihotri shared a screenshot of a news article containing Anurag Kashyap’s statement on Wednesday afternoon and wrote on Twitter, ‘The Bollywood lobby, which does not believe in important, vicious and genocide, has started a campaign against ‘The Kashmir Files’ for the Oscars. All this is happening under the leadership of ‘Dobaara’ maker.
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Anurag advocates sending RRR to Oscars
Actually, in an interview, Arag Kashyap, while talking about the entry for the Oscars this year, said that ‘If the film RRR, made under the direction of SS Rajamouli, is sent to the Oscars, then it can make its place in the top 5 of the international film category. Yes, can win the award too. The filmmaker further said that ‘but do not know which film will be sent. I hope ‘The Kashmir Files’ is not that film. It should not be sent from India for the Oscars’.
‘The Kashmir Files’ and ‘RRR’ both earned a lot
Let us tell you that the film ‘The Kashmir Files’ made under the direction of ‘Vivek Agnihotri’ was in a lot of headlines and was successful in earning fiercely at the box office. People who like and dislike this film have their own opinion. The situation of massacre and displacement of Kashmiri Pandits in the 90s has been shown in the film. Vivek’s wife Pallavi Joshi, Darshan Kumar, Anupam Kher and Mithun Chakraborty are in the lead role in this film. On the other hand, SS Rajamouli’s film ‘RRR’ depicts the story of two revolutionaries who fought for the country in 1920. Ram Charan and Jr NTR are in lead roles in this period drama action film.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 18, 2022, 10:32 IST