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Sanjay Leela Bhansali
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Thursday, January 25, 2018

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Epic big screen dramas like "Padmaavat" and "Mahanati", as well as features like "Nagarkirtan", "Sinjar" and "Bhayanakam" are a part of the selection of Indian Panorama films for the 49th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI).

It has been close to six months now since Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmaavat hit the theatres, but lead actor Deepika Padukone continues to receive immense love and admiration for her royal outing as queen Padmavati.

Padmavat has been cleared for release; its attempted censorship and ban comes from non-state actors and Vasundhara Raje’s decision to block its release in Rajasthan out of respect to the ‘sentiments of the people’ is meek acquiescence to these non-state actors.

According to the film’s distributor in Sri Lanka, the island country’s Prime Minister wants to watch Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat, to see what the fuss is about.

At least 96 persons were arrested outside the Mumbai offfice of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) on Friday where members of Karni Sena had gathered to protest against the release of Deepika Padukone’s Padmaavat.

Padmavat is expected to release on January 25. Rajasthan government has refused to screen the film in the state despite CBFC clearance.

Padmavat is expected to release on January 25. Censor board chief Prasoon Joshi has dismissed reports that the body had suggested 300 cuts in the film, saying they have only advised five modifications.

As the biggies Padman and Padmavat get ready to fight it out at the box office on January 25, Neeraj Pandey’s Aiyaary has decided to delay release. The film will release on Feb 9.
Demanding the film to be banned across the country, Karni Sena also questioned the permission given to Sanjay Leela Bhansali to screen the film in UK.
Vani Tripathi Tikkoo stressed that the CBFC has only suggested few modifications in the movie, including changing the title to Padmavat, after which it would be given a UA certificate.
Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar has come out in support of filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmavati, which has been mired in controversies ever since the shoot started.
Deepika Padukone’s film Padmavati has received several threats from religious outfits.
From Ghoomar’s picturisation to the name of Sanjay Leela Bhansali film, here is every objection that protesters have raised against Deepika Padukone’s Padmavati.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Ram Kadam, who also heads Film Studio Setting and Allied Majdoor Union, says the union would not ‘let’ Sanjay Leela Bhansali ‘shoot any film in future’.
Makers of Padmavati, Viacom18 Motion Pictures, added that claims that it distorts history were untrue and that they were open to screening it to clear doubts. The film was submitted to the CBFC last week for certification, the makers added.
Members of Rajput community intensified their protests against Padmavati, holding demonstrations in Gujarat and outside the Mumbai office of director Sanjay Leela Bhansali on Sunday, demanding a ban on the film for allegedly distorting facts.  
Amid heightened protests against Padmavati, which she has tagged an “inauthentic venture”, Trivikrama says it’s unfair that her family’s name is being dragged into generating “free publicity” for the film.
Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Sunday dared Padmavati director Sanjay Leela Bhansali to make films on other religion.
The newly released trailer of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati has been receiving glowing praise from all the spheres.