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The Lunchbox: Film Federation of India lashes out at director Ritesh Batra through letter!
The FFI asks Batra, “Are you suggesting that the Oscar is rigged?”
Upset with director Ritesh Batra and producer Anurag Kashyap’s vocal disapproval of the selection of Gyan Correa’s The Good Road as India’s Oscar entry over Batra’s The Lunchbox, the Film Federation of India (FFI) has sent a scathing letter (a copy of which is with this paper) to Batra asking for an unconditional apology for what the FFI sees as his ‘unsavoury comments’ over their choice. Click here to read more