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  • | July 9th, 2012

    SATYAMEV JAYATE episode 10: Aamir Khan sheds light on casteism and untouchability

    SATYAMEV JAYATE episode 10: Aamir Khan sheds light on casteism and untouchability

    Tainted by their birth into a caste system that deems them impure and less than human, Dalits or untouchables live a life that strips them of their dignity. Aamir Khan bravely discusses the social monster of casteism that runs deep in our psyche
    What if you are born with a label or an identity that deems you as impure, unacceptable and even guilty not just for a lifetime but it continues to discriminate you even after you death? Aamir Khan asks a pointed question based on the way people are being coldly categorised on the basis of their cast and creed in our country. Click here to read more

  • | August 12th, 2011

    AARAKSHAN REVIEW: Battle of the bores

    AARAKSHAN REVIEW: Battle of the bores

    The hugely anticipated film pits righteousness against politics and goes on about both to little effect, but the stars do their jobs well
    Battle lines are drawn. On one side, a righteous teacher. On the other, a group of ruthless business-minded hucksters who want to sell education and the right to it to those who can pay. Politics in a historical context seems to be what makes director Prakash Jha’s cookie crumble Click here to read more

  • | August 12th, 2011

    Prakash Jha: The caste system exists in India!

    Prakash Jha: The caste system exists in India!

    After exposing the ugly side of politics in Raajneeti, Prakash Jha has made another powerful drama centred on reservation and caste system. He talks about his new film and the issues it examines
    Prakash Jha calls himself the observer and chronicler of current times. Unlike others, he doesn’t believe in frivolous films. His likes his stories to be hard-hitting and poignant, yet entertaining Click here to read more

  • | August 11th, 2011

    Amitabh Bachchan: I have a casteless surname

    Amitabh Bachchan: I have a casteless surname

    Big B talks about his role in Aarakshan and shares his thoughts on sensitive topics like reservation and the caste system in our country
    I am on a large studio floor, where the cast and director are going through the film promotion plans (read interviews) for Aarakshan. Legendary superstar Amitabh Bachchan appears to be in a happy mood. When he is not giving bytes to journalists, he sits on his special seat (three chairs stacked for comfortable height) and intones lines of his favourite poetry in his deep baritone voice. And that makes it worth waiting for him to talk to me… Click here to read more