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Nandan frowns on gay love story1 min read

20 December 2010 < 1 min read


Nandan frowns on gay love story1 min read

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No homosexuality please, this is Nandan.

Nilanjan Chatterjee, Nandan’s CEO and director, has taken it upon himself to scan the “aesthetic” value of all films for Calcutta.

Stung by Chatterjee’s stand, the makers of Aarekti Premer Galpo have decided to withdraw their film from the Nandan release queue. “We won’t submit a preview copy. It is extremely insulting after the recognition given by the central government. It has also been passed by the censor board,” said Ganguly.

Director Suman Mukhopadhyay, whose Herbert was shown the door in 2006 because of its alleged “wrong message” to the masses, said: “The problem with Nandan is that it doesn’t have any agenda. It has its own discrepancies and contradictions.”

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via The Telegraph

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