Actress Richa Chadha will be the next star Chief Minister Which is being played by director Subhash Kapoor. The first poster was recently unveiled, but it received a lot of criticism from netizens over casual racism. The makers retaliated against Savarna, an upper-class woman playing the role of an untouchable. Many expressed their outrage at the fact that the broom is being used as a prop when it is known as a symbol of Dalit oppression and is stereotyping the poster community.
After intense backlash, Richa Chadha issued a lengthy statement addressing the issue on 15 January 2021. “The film was a learning experience for me, for all of us. The promotion was no different. The first poster that was released faced stiff criticism, right. For me (and for my privileged eyes ) Was the only recourse used by my character. In one scene, it came across as a stereotypical depiction of Dalits for many of us, “she said in a statement.
Glad to introduce all of you to my new film #MadamChiministerA political drama about an ‘untouchable’ who fights and makes it big in life! In theaters on January 22! stay tuned! pic.twitter.com/7dXDY1KRIX
– Richa Chadha (@ Richa Chadha) January 4, 2021
“As an actor, I receive communication for posting, complete with copy, handle, and hashtag. Needless to say, I have no role in the design of promotional material. Having said that, I want the producers to Not throwing under the bus. They realized this unintentional error and took this criticism in their stride. They responded immediately by removing the objectionable poster and releasing a new poster the next day. It was a regrettable and utter There was an unintentional oversight, not a deliberate stubbornness. He said, “Our heart is in the right place. Hopefully, when you watch the film, you will see it for yourself. “
Richa Chadha explained her character Tara and what she stands for, saying, “We made this film for love, as if we were on a mission to tell this story. Tara, a woman A disparate heterosexual, patriarchy, fights caste oppression. Brutal violence, along with the general betrayal of politics, to rise up and effect change. And she does so with incredible dignity and courage. I can relate to her religious rites. I can. She spoke to me. As the film nears release, I’m doing it. Knowing that I have to say goodbye to Tara. I’m also aware that she will never leave me. “
Chief Minister Theatrical release on 22 January.
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