We invoke Gandhi and claim that we are non-violent; we build statues for Ambedkar to claim that we are inclusive. We are none of this, let us admit it. Churchill could have been right when he called us beasts and our religion beastly.
Hollywood star Natalie Portman made a subtle yet powerful statement when she walked the Oscars red carpet wearing a black Dior cape with the last names of women directors snubbed by the Academy Awards embroidered on it.
Gully Boy, featuring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in lead, was selected as India's official entry in the International Feature Film category at the 92nd Academy Awards. However, the film didn't make it to top 10 films considered for Oscar 2020 nominations.
‘Period. End of Sentence’, an India-set film on the taboos around menstruation and featuring the real 'Pad Man', won an Oscar in the Documentary Short Subject category at the 91st Academy Awards ceremony.