Jayasri Viswanathan

I watch how Bollywood engages with and represents Hindu society. A non-Marxist film critic writing in English.

Open Letter to Alia Bhatt – The Vegan Gucci Ambassador

How can you accept PETA awards and then promote a brand that PETA has been campaigning against for animal cruelty?

Reviewing ‘Bawaal’ and how Bollywood increasingly mocks the Gujarati Hindu?

The plot throws up loophole after loophole, and each character acts without motivation.

Why does Bollywood show only Hindu men and families as toxic?

Why every feminist heroine needs indifferent Hindu parents/ abusive Hindu husband?