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‘I am far more intelligent than them’

Vivek Agnihotri opened up about reinventing himself as a filmmaker as he ‘mentally resigned’ from ‘dumb’ Bollywood.

Director Vivek Agnihotri is understood for his frank, candid, unfiltered conversations. His motion pictures comparable to The Tashkent Files and The Kashmir Files had been lauded for his or her sheer storytelling, and courageous try and ask questions and lift points that weren’t addressed earlier than. In a current dialog, Vivek stated that Bollywood has turn into dumb due to their uneducated, dumb stars.

Vivek began his journey as a business filmmaker and directed motion pictures comparable to Chocolate (2005), Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal (2007) and Hate Story (2012). Then he turned an unbiased filmmaker with Buddha in a Traffic Jam (2014). Vivek has ‘mentally resigned’ from Bollywood. In a current dialog at Unscripted podcast, Vivek revealed that he give up business cinema as a result of the celebs he labored with had been ‘not educated’ in regards to the world, and in a method, they had been insulting his intelligence. Vivek stated, “I am not saying it arrogantly, but rather I am telling the truth. I started feeling that the stars I work with, are not educated and have no idea about the world. I am far more intelligent than them and my worldview is definitely better than theirs. So their dumbness was pulling me down. They are so dumb that they pull you down with them.” 

Vivek additional opened up about Bollywood turning into dumb due to the celebs concerned in it. “Why is Indian cinema so dumb? Bollywood films are dumb because of their stars. The stars are so dumb that they make every director and writer become dumb. They assume the audience is very dumb.” Vivek asserted that as a author and director, his movie’s value is the same as the star of the movie. Sharing his motive behind resigning from business cinema, Vivek stated, “The film is never known because of me, the film is always known because of the dumb actor. So I resigned mentally from Bollywood.” 

Sharing his thought of reinventing himself as filmmaker, and added, “The audience is very intelligent, if you provide them with intelligent material, they will consume it. For example, there is a bookstore, they sell playboy and they also sell Bhagavad Gita. The Gita sales are lower when compared to Playboy. So I came out of this whole idea of ‘selling’ and I totally reinvented myself.” On the work entrance, VIvek will quickly convey his subsequent directorial The Vaccine War, which is scheduled for September 28 launch. 

READ: Vivek Agnihotri slams claims that The Kashmir Files ‘exploited’ trauma, tragedy: ‘Ask any Kashmiri Pandit..’ | Exclusive



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