The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) had declined to affirm Alankrita Shrivastava’s Lipstick Under My Burkha as it found the film ‘woman situated’. A letter from CBFC to film’s maker Prakash Jha read, “The story is woman arranged, their dream about existence. There are ceaseless sexual scenes, harsh words, sound explicit entertainment and somewhat touchy touch around one specific area of society, henceforth film cannot.”
That, nonetheless, didn’t stop Lipstick Under My Burkha from accumulating awards at movies celebrations over the world. Furthermore, now we hear that Lipstick Under My Burkha is qualified for Golden Globe Awards, as per a Mumbai Mirror report. The declaration was made by the executive of Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA), Christina Marouda.
Christina made the declaration just before the screening of the film at IFFLA saying, “We are respected that the Hollywood Foreign Press Association has picked our premiere night film, Lipstick Under My Burkha, to be an authority Golden Globes qualifying screening. The chief of the film will now have the chance to appropriately arrange a Golden Globes crusade should she present the film for the assignment.”
“Our objective in working intimately with Hollywood Foreign Press Association is to guarantee that the Golden Globes are on the radar of movie producers in India and that they turn out to be increasingly mindful of this stage and can start to detail their system,” she included.
An excited Alankrita disclosed to Mumbai Mirror, “This was truly unforeseen to me. This is a major jump for me and my group.”
Maker Prakash Jha additionally shared his perspectives on the improvement, “It’s a character-driven story of four ladies investigating the possibility of opportunity in the Indian culture. I am exceptionally confident towards the CBFC. I trust the judgment will be turned around soon. Lipstick Under My Burkha is a general film, it rises above societies and nations. I am happy that the Hollywood Foreign Press affiliation perceived that quality and made the IFFLA opening of Lipstick Under My Burkha an official screening of the HFPA, along these lines making our film qualified for the Golden Globes.”
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