The day when Zoya Akhtar’s film Gully Boy got its nomination at Oscars, it has been making headlines for many reasons. The film has faired over the box office both at the domestic as well as the overseas box office. There have been so many tweets talking about the film and discussing its eligibility in the academy award. Amidst all, we have Aparna Sen who is the lady that remains the part of the jury at Oscar Entry feels that Gully Boy has the potential to make it in the finals.
While talking to the media she said that the film has a decent vote share all thanks to its overall artistic value and the popular appeal the film owns. As per reports, the film is likely to remain the fittest one to represent the country at the prestigious awards. However, there seems to be opposition for the film from different corners of the world that claim that the film has some striking similarities with the 2012 film called 8 Mile by Curtis Hanson. However, Zoya has denied about the same.
Considering the objection, there are chances that the film would be denied for the entry on the issue of plagiarism. As per Aparna Sen, the film has all the merits that can help Gully Boy sell in the jury. However, what really goes with the film only time would tell. Let’s see how the ball rolls for the film. Do stay tuned to know more about the film and others only with us. Till then you can comment below and let us know what do you feel about it.