'The Kashmir Files' row: Three IFFI jurors back Nadav Lapid, Indian member Sen differs
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'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
The acclaimed director, known for his anti-establishment stance, said his remarks were neither a statement on the political situation in Kashmir nor a denial of the tragedy.
Israeli filmmaker Nadav Lapid, head of the international jury at the International Film Festival of India recently criticised The Kashmir Files as ‘propaganda’,
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You should see our DM boxes following your “bravery” and what implications it may have on the team under my responsibility,’’ Gilon tweeted.
Happy to be on my way to airport now: Israeli filmmaker Nadav Lapid
Nadav also said that it won’t come as a surprise if a film like The Kashmir Files is made in Israel in the next couple of years.
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Lapid has also been a no-holds-barred dissenter in his own country, never shy of expressing opinions on issues that he has felt strongly about.
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The film 'The Kashmir Files' is based on the 'exodus and killings' of Kashmiri Pandits in the Valley in the 1990s by Islamic terrorists.
"Hate gets called out, eventually": Congress on Israeli filmmaker's criticism of 'The Kashmir Files'
The attack by the Opposition party leaders came after Lapid, the jury head of the 53rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), on Monday described the Hindi film as "propaganda" and "vulgar".
BJP's IT department head Amit Malviya slams Israeli filmmaker's criticism of 'Kashmir Files'
The party's IT department head said, "For the longest time, people even denied the Holocaust and called Schindler's List a 'propaganda', just like some are doing to Kashmir Files.
Vivek Agnihotri takes indirect dig at IFFI jury head for comments on 'The Kashmir Files'
Jury Head Nadav Lapid had called 'The Kashmir Files' a "propaganda, vulgar film", adding that he was "shocked" to see the film in the competition section of such a prestigious film festival.
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