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Amol Palekar: Hindi Cinema neglects content

30 November 2010


Amol Palekar: Hindi Cinema neglects content

Hindi Cinema is more concentrated towards commercial prospects rather than its content, filmmaker Amol Palekar said on Sunday.

“Soon after a movie is released, everyone speaks of box office collection. Nobody is bothered about the quality of the content,” the director told reporters.

He said the Marathi films do not find a place in Uttar Pradesh as the distributors probably prefer action movies.

“Distributors in Uttar Pradesh don’t show interest in showing Marathi films. May be they like showing action films or perhaps they don’t like Marathi films in this region,” he said.

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