By Hindustan Times
Director Madhur Bhandarkar on real-life inspirations, Kareena’s intimate scenes and being the jury at Cairo.
How did you think of making Heroine?
Be it Chandni Bar (2001), Corporate (2006), Traffic Signal (2007), Jail (2009), or Fashion (2008), I’ve always made films on different subjects, and on people from various walks of life. So, I thought why not a film on Bollywood?
Are you worried that the film might upset someone from the industry?
It could. My films have always been like a mirror held up to society. But people from Bollywood should watch it purely as a film, because I haven’t taken a swipe at them. I have shown parts of the film industry in Page 3 (2005), Fashion and Corporate as wel