“Lipstick Under My Burkha” too “Lady-oriented” for Bollywood

February 26, 2017

Today in sexism. Prakash Jha’s movie, “Lipstick Under My Burkha” was denied certification by India’s censor board, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), for being “lady-oriented.” The censor board accused the movie of being sexually graphic and “a bit of sensitive to one particular section of society.” The movie centers on the lives of four … Read More