The CBFC has left Prakash Jha's 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' high and dry as it refused to certify the film claiming it is woman oriented and the content of the film is too bold. Miffed at their unruly and unprofessional behaviour, Bollywood celebs tweeted their support on behalf of the film and asked the CBFC to just do its job, which is to certify films and not lecture film-makers on what content to create!
Farhan Akhtar, Kabir Khan, Mini Mathur, Dia Mirza and various other writers and film-makers spoke against the CBFC for being a spoilsport in the field of movie making! Check out the tweets below...
"Lipstick Under My Burkha",an award winning film directed by Alankrita Shrivastav refused a Certificate for these unfathomable reasons 👇 😠 pic.twitter.com/QZwi3yhTCn
— Renuka Shahane (@renukash) February 23, 2017