Independent, commercial cinema happily co-existing: Kalki Koechlin


Actress-writer Kalki Koechlin believes commercial and independent cinema co-exist in a healthy way in the Indian film industry. The 29-year-old has been part of offbeat cinema with movies like Shaitan and That Girl In Yellow Boots, and tasted the commercial flavour with Zindagi Na Milegi
Dobara, and feels the industry is united in making independent cinema as successful as commercial movies.

"I think there is a space for independent cinema and I think they should and they are happily co-existing. There is a constant way of going about it. The minute independent cinema becomes commercial, which is our aim, there will be a new wave of independent cinema and that might be darker or wackier. It is