International film festival jury head calls the Kashmir files vulgar and propaganda movie – News X

International film festival jury head calls the Kashmir files vulgar and propaganda movie
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The 53rd International Film Festival of India ended on a controversial note on Monday. In fact, in the closing ceremony of the show, the head of the jury and Israeli filmmaker Nadav Lapid criticized Vivek Agnihotri’s film The Kashmir Files. Along with this, he said that this film was only for publicity. Nadav said, we were all very disturbed and shocked to see The Kashmir Files. This film was only for promotion and was a very vulgar film. Also, this film is not suitable for this competitive section of such a prestigious film festival. I am uncomfortable speaking about this here on stage in front of all of you. Now because the spirit of this celebration is to also acknowledge a critical discussion which is necessary for art and life. Let us inform that The Kashmir Files was also shown at the festival last week.

Negative response was also received in Singapore.

Let us tell you that earlier the film was banned in Singapore as per the City State Film Classification Guidelines. Abroad where the film has got negative response in some places. At the same time, the film was well received in India. Directed by Vivek Agnihotri, this film is one of the best film of this year. The film also did well at the box office. The film depicts the story of Kashmiri Pandits who were killed in Kashmir in 1990 and what happened to them at that time. It featured Anupam Kher, Mithan Chakraborty and Pallavi Joshi in important roles.

Got support from BJP

This film got positive response from many BJP leaders. The film was declared tax free in many states of India especially where BJP was there. Apart from the critics, the audience also praised the film a lot.

Well, now let’s see what is the reaction of Vivek Agnihotri and Anupam Kher on this statement. However, it is certain that after this statement, there will definitely be a ruckus.


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