Amidst these ongoing protests across the country, the Indian Films and TV Directors' Association (IFTDA), along with 20 other bodies of the film and television industry, is planning a 15-minute blackout in support of the film and "to protect the right to freedom of expression of creative individuals".
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Earlier, talking about the controversy and the protests, the actress had said that Padmavati is a movie which India would be proud of. "To express our solidarity (with the film), we are gathering on Sunday for a 15-minute blackout where all shooting units in Mumbai will put off lights and no shootings will take place". "We have faith in our Prime Minister.for justice to "Padmavati"," Pandit added. "We have to then tell these makers that we can not do it out of turn, because then, others will get affected".
Deepika Padukone, Ranveer SIngh and Shahid Kapoor starrer was scheduled to be released on December 1, which was now deferred by the producers, as it triggered massive outrage amongnst the Rajput community for alleged "distortion" of historical facts related to the Rajput Queen Padmavati and also for the "objectionable sequences" as said by various organisations in several states, especially in Rajasthan.
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After the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) in the United Kingdom cleared filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus, "Padmavati" with no cuts, the Rajput Samaj launched a objection against the release of the film there in British. What also did not help their case was that the CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification) did not certify the film at one go.
After threats of disruption of peace in the country, the makers of Padmavati chose to postpone their release date from December 1.
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The members of film and television industry will be joining the blackout protest, titled "Main Azaad Hoon" The members of film and television industry will be joining the blackout protest, titled "Main Azaad Hoon", today at the Film City main entrance starting 3.30 pm.