Why can't Imtiaz make a children's movie?

By Hindustan Times

"I am not so clean internally that I could attempt a children's film," says writer-director Imtiaz Ali.

"I can't dare to do it right now because to make a children's film your heart needs to be pure and soft and I am not so clean internally that I could attempt a children's film," the 41-year-old said here at the premier of Gattu.

Directed by Rajan Khosa, Gattu is the Children's Film Society of India's first movie to be released theatrically. It hits the theatres Friday.

Meanwhile, filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, who made the children's film Makdee, believes that lack of theatrical releases has kept kids away from entertainment created for them. "All the credit for it's (Gattu) release goes to (CFSI chairman) Nandita Das and Rajshri, who are distributing the film. I think it'