R. Balki on ‘Padman’ and how to present a film with a message
R. Balki: Padman is all About a Man Focuses on Women Menstrual Hygiene in a Commercial way: Noted filmmaker R.balki is very excited about releasing much talked about movie padman. According to R.balki, the film is based on the social awareness among women in rural areas. The much-anticipated Film padman will Release on this Feb 9th, 2018 and fans are excited to see another hit film from leading star like Akshay Kumar. It is a subject that nobody ever has done before in Indian film industry and therefore it will create lots of expectation from fans and they can anticipate an entertaining film from the production team of Padman. Padman will be the biggest film for director R.balki as his earlier films like ki and ka, Paa all was the small budget of films. When any filmmaker signed a big star, it will make a good profit and like Akshay Kumar himself will do the role of a social activist who wants to spread the awareness about menstrual hygiene for women. The Nobel subject backed by impressive star cast will surely appeal to the masses and film fraternity welcomes the move to make a film on menstrual hygiene.
Akshay Kumar on Padman: Our aim is to create awareness with the film, not earn money
Most of the film stars come together to support and encourage the team of padman and congratulate for the pre-hype buzz among the movie fans. Director R. Balki touched the subject with a vision that will connect to the masses and especially women will like the film. Although Balki clarified that padman is not a women-centric film but at the same time it creates awareness for women when they will see the film on the silver screen. There is nothing ashamed of doing a socially relevant film as long as it spread or connect to the masses. Doing a film with Akshay Kumar, R.balki is pleased and praised the dedication that the actors did and make it possible to complete the film within the timeframe.
Padman: R Balki says ‘Nobody could’ve played the lead role except Akshay Kumar as without him, there’s no reach’
Padman is all About a Man Focuses on Women Menstrual Hygiene in a Commercial way: Word of mouth apprehension and massive expectation brings the film much more publicity and therefore movie fans can expect worth a watch film. Padman is reckoned as a first film that focuses on women awareness and it is not a documentary as director R.balki stated: “padman is all about how a common man invents the sanitary pad machine to help women and make them safe”. Gender equality also a subject of discussion which should be equal to and perhaps one has to talk about more often or not if a film will have the tagline like padman.
Balki has strongly supported the women power and cited an example like” Radhika Apte that is playing the character of Akshay wife in the film knows that certain things she cannot change in the society although she wants to create awareness but she alone cannot change the conservative mindset of the people that are living in rural areas”. Delighted as the film near to release, filmmaker R .balki is confident that the movie will appeal to the masses and also thinks an actor like Akshay Kumar should able to connect to the masses. It is not a documentary film but it has the commercial value and people will like the narrative story as well as a performance of the lead actors.