What Shabana Azmi Said About Entertainment?
Veteran Indian actress Shabana Azmi who is currently in London for her play titled ‘Happy Birthday Sunita’ believes that art should be used as an instrument for social change. The actress says that it is required to redefine the meaning of entertainment.
Shabana answered when asked about her previous statement where she said that art should be used as an instrument for social change and does she feel that art is being dominated by commerce these days, said “That’s what I believe and I can’t impose my thoughts on other people.”
She further added, “If somebody wants to make a film for entertainment then we should redefine as what entertainment is. You are using entertainment as a goal then you should define what it is, does it has to be vulgar, loud that’s what we need to look at. We should make all kinds of films that we want to”.