Podcastpodcast, The Take
Many Hindi-language films are tanking this year at the box office.
Bollywood has lost its sparkle – some 20 films that have come out this year have lost money, including movies from big names like Aamir Khan. That’s said to be double the pre-pandemic failure rate. And other Indian films, particularly from the south, are coming to the fore. So what will it take to revive Bollywood fever?
In this episode:
- Pavni Mittal (@pavnimittal), Al Jazeera correspondent
- Aseem Chhabra (@chhabs), director of the New York Indian Film Festival
This episode was produced by Alexandra Locke with Ashish Malhotra, Ruby Zaman, Chloe K. Li, Amy Walters, Negin Owliaei, and Halla Mohieddeen. Alex Roldan is our sound designer. Aya Elmileik and Adam Abou-Gad are our engagement producers. Ney Alvarez is Al Jazeera’s head of audio. We’ll be back on Wednesday.
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