“Kantara Is A Celebration Of Toxic Masculinity, Tumbbad Used Horror As An Allegory Of It…”: Creative Director Anand Gandhi Slams Rishab Shetty’s Blockbuster


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Tumbbad Director Anand Gandhi Thinks Kantara Is Nothing Like His Film As Rishab Shetty Starrer Celebrates 'Toxic Masculinity'Tumbbad Director Anand Gandhi Comments On Rishab Shetty’s Kantara ( Photo Credit – Instagram )

Rishab Shetty’s Kantara has been making fairly a buzz ever because it released, and for all the explanations. A massive part of the viewers loved the mystic forest God’s story from a Kannada village. On the other hand, the film additionally received backlash from a band for utilizing their music in Kantara’s Varaha Roopam song with out having a contract on the copyright buildings. Well, other than all of these, the movie minted lot of money on the box office making it one of many biggest hits of 2022.

Now, Tumbbad director Anand Gandhi has lastly watched the movie after releasing it on OTT platform and took a dig at Rishab Shetty’s director because of this. Scroll under to get the scoop.

Anand Gandhi took to his Twitter deal with and wrote, “Kantara is nothing like Tumbbad. My idea behind Tumbbad was to make use of the horror as an allegory of toxic masculinity and parochialism. Kantara is a celebration of these.” For the unversed, Anand made the movie Tumbbad which was also a mystic horror people lore and even though it didn’t do well at the box workplace, it was critically acclaimed across the nation.

Kantara is nothing like Tumbbad. My concept behind Tumbbad was to use the horror as an allegory of toxic masculinity and parochialism.
Kantara is a celebration of those.

— Anand Gandhi (@Memewala) December 3, 2022

However, as soon as the Tweet went viral, netizens began to pour their reactions on the same. While a few agreed with Anand Gandhi, a major part of web customers lashed at him. One of them wrote, “Kantara isn’t appreciated because of its difficult story it was favored because of its relation to actual indian tulunadu tradition .Which made It a film which couldn’t have been made elsewhere. So I don’t perceive it whenever you say it has every thing incorrect in current india.”

Another Twitteratti penned, “Those who will perceive the films will understand this as nicely. Your work was in a different league altogether.” One of the tweets can be read as, “Also, Tumbadd had it’s contours within Indian folklore without explicitly utilizing any conventional gadgets but still felt common as properly. Kantara makes use of people art as a prop, a visible gimmick and still comes across as shallow and exploitative.” Another one tweeted, “How exactly is Kantara shallow and exploitative??”

Well, it’s not the first time that Kantara faced a backlash from a director. Earlier Abhiroop Basu told ETimes, “I really feel the movie is a mockery of anyone’s intelligence. Poorly made, regressive, loud, replete with tropes, no real character to root for, so-called plot twists seem dishonest and merely function gimmicks, the protagonist’s redemption arc is laughable and by the time the film reaches the a lot talked about climax, I am probably not interested anymore.”

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Must Read: Rishab Shetty Went Through A Tough Time While Shooting Kantara Climax: “My Shoulders Were Dislocated But I Continued To Shoot”

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