Joseph Dias News
Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal not to release in Goa?
The Goan Catholic Welfare Union threatens to halt the screenings of the Priyadarshan film if some ‘objectionable’ scenes are not deleted
After protests in Mumbai, the Christian community in Goa is up in arms against Priyadarshan‘s latest film Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal. The Goan Catholic Welfare Union (GCWU) has threatened to disallow the screening of the film in the state if “objectionable” scenes in it are not deleted. Click here to read more
‘Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum’ case: FIR lodged at Bandra police station
A complaint was registered on Wednesday, August 8 against the producer, director and actors of Hindi film Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum for hurting religious sentiments, police said. Complainant Joseph Dias said that some scenes and dialogues of the film hurt sentiments of Christians and made a mockery of priests. “The priest is shown in a poor light and hence the film has made a mockery of the Christian sacrament of marriage and the faith. It is a misrepresentation of priests and the community. The dialogues with double meaning are unprintable,” said Dias, general secretary of the Catholic-Christian Secular Forum. Click here to read more