Wednesday, September 19, 2012 12:12 IST
Actor Gulshan Grover has called for a theatrical release and TV slots for short films, so that they become commercially viable.
"I would want that a time comes when short films are released commercially in cinemas, people watch them, DVDs are launched, they should be shown on TV, instead of full feature films. Like Sanjay Gupta had made
'Dus Kahaaniyan', " the 56-year-old said here Monday at the launch of the short film "Scapegoat".
"Unfortunately, there is no trend of short films in India because there is no slot to release it commercially. Besides, there is no clarity over their commercial evaluation, " he added.
Gulshan further believes that short films have strong subjects and performances.
"People who make short films and their subject matters are extraordinary, they touch your heart, they are shocking and performance driven, " Gulshan said.
- Saturday, April 29, 2017 Arjun Kapoor is the original Movie Buff of Bollywood!
|Arjun Kapoor has grown up living, breathing and loving cinema. This young star has comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the business of cinema, and is also a major trivia buff.|
- Saturday, April 29, 2017 Shraddha Kapoor's looks from Half Girlfriend has got heads turn
|Shraddha Kapoor has teamed up with designer Anaita Shroff Adajania for the very first time in Half Girlfriend.|
- Saturday, April 29, 2017 Prabhas gets rave reviews for his performance in Baahubali: The Conclusion!
|Prabhas's performance in the second installment of the Baahubali has won him rave reviews.|
- Saturday, April 29, 2017 Saif Ali Khan's Langda Tyagi character to get a spin-off
|Here's some exciting news for all Saif Ali Khan fans as one of his best roles till date as Langda Tyagi is all set to get a spin-off.|