In a written statement, Bhandarkar said, “This is to clarify lots of misinformation on social media.
The Apu Trilogy (Pather Panchali, Aparajito and Apur Sansar) is based on the works by Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhay.
Two years after the release of his controversial film Indu Sarkar, National Award-winning filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar is making a comeback with an upcoming film titled Inspector Ghalib.
Shah has been facing flak for his recent comment over the Bulandshahr violence incident in which two people including a police official were killed over rumour of cow slaughter.
Activism against films or books sets a wrong precedent: Madhur Bhandarkar at Odisha Literary Festival
Speaking at a session on "Changing face of Indian Cinema," the acclaimed director said, he has encountered selective posturing from the Bombay film industry.
Madhur Bhandarkar spoke on the sidelines of a screening of "Indu Sarkar" here on Thursday.