B4blaze
Film News

Memories of a Machine bags another award at the Bengaluru international short film festival 2017

MoaM (Memories of a Machinebags another award at the Bengaluru international short film festival 2017 after the best film in Paris short film competition.Memories of a machine is also going to be screened at the Durban LGBT film festival, South Africa 2017.

Shailaja Padindala is working on an Independant feature, the title of the film will be out this month.

Memories of a Machine, a Malayalam short film by Shailaja Padindala featuring actress Kani Kusruti, was that most people would dismiss instinctively it as unbelievable. In it, a woman narrates her first sexual experience to her husband who is shooting a home video of sorts. She explains that she was eight years old when she was touched on the vagina by an attendant in school, and when her husband asks whether she thinks that it was wrong, she says: “I don’t want to say ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ but it’s not wrong.” Because it was reciprocated — she enjoyed being touched and the man stopped when she asked him to.

The film is creating ripples on the internet: it’s gone viral on YouTube, and reportedly received a great response at its premiere at the Bangalore Queer Film Festival this year. But it has also been heavily criticised for ‘normalising child abuse’. Public intellectuals like author NS Madhavan have praised aspects of the film, but say it pardons paedophilia and should be taken off YouTube. Padindala’s response has been to deny that the film romanticises or condones child abuse: that is why in the film the man tells the woman, “Don’t tell this to a paedophile”.

Watch Full Movie

 

Related posts

Dulquer Salmaan’s Solo Gets A New Release Date!

web desk

NOTA review has positive from the majority of the public audience

WebAdmin

Sophie Choudry to begin web series shoot by year end

web desk

Shubh Mangal Saavdhan box office collection and Earnings report worldwide

web desk

“I Want To Declare Myself The Ambassador Of Air India” – Shahrukh Khan

web desk

Balabhaskar’s wife’s health improved: Stephen Devassy

WebAdmin

Priya Prakash Varrier is India’s Most Searched Person on Google in this Year…

WebAdmin

Shah Rukh Khan is “cheerful” that assault denounced Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is condemned to imprison

web desk

Revathi to come back to movie bearing in two years

WebAdmin

Is this actress Kanaka? they wondered, What sort of effigy; Finally Mukesh says it open

WebAdmin

Johny Johny Yes Appa Full Cast & Crew Details

WebAdmin

Ispade Rajavum Idhaya Raniyum Tamil Movie (2019) Cast | Trailer | Song| Photos

WebAdmin