Sonali Kulkarni: I was disappointed and jealous when my films were not recognised!
Excited that her Gujarati movie The Good Road will represent India in the Best Foreign Film category at the Academy Awards, Sonali Kulkarni talks about how she was convinced to work in this small-scale film and why she thinks that her moment of triumph was unmarred by controversy generated by filmmaker Anurag Kashyap’s response to the rejection of The Lunchbox
Debutante feature filmmaker Gyan Correa’s National Award-winning Gujarati film The Good Road will be India’s official entry to the 2014 Academy Awards. It was chosen over the widely-favoured The Lunchbox, starring Irrfan Khan and Nimrat Kaur, promoted by Karan Johar, among others. The moment of victory for The Good Road was marred when Anurag Kashyap, the producer of The Lunchbox, expressed his disappointment and demanded to know why his film did not make the cut. Click here to read more