Can Someone Please Tell Me What’s Happened To Bollywood?
Adibah Iqbal is a Bollywood fan. Card-carrying and all… but wait – what’s going on?
Now, I don’t want to sound like an old Asian lady who refuses to move with the times, but could someone tell me what’s happened to Bollywood? I guess I’ve been out of the loop for the last 10 years, but I remember the days of Kajol Devgan spotting Shahrukh Khan in a field of yellow flowers and runs to embrace him in Dilwale Dulhania le Jayenge and in Lagaan when everyone needs a little motivation, a crazy looking bearded man breaks into sing song.
I came across this on Facebook, and being absent from the Bollywood scene for years, I wanted to have a little catch up with it expecting the same innocents. But that is not what I got, this video shows the evolution of Bollywood, which is made by Transhuman collective, and lets say Bollywood’s become a bit more…well just have a look for yourselves…
I’m not saying that Bollywood has never been misogynistic or had a very rigid ideal of gender roles. But I think that this is just crossing many lines. What do you guys think?
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