Kalki Koechlin is one of the bravest Bollywood celebrities and she is not afraid to voice her opinion. Her latest poem “The Printing Machine” is the new example of her talent. She’s co-written and performed the poem in the video and we bet it is the most powerful video you will see in the latest time. “The Printing Machine” delivers a message about the “violence and brutality” that women face in India and how Indian media is propositioning towards women and crimes against them.
Kalki Koechlin takes on Indian print media for media’s ever-devolving coverage of everything from news to advertisement related in the remotest way with women. She talks about how we have come to be at the mercy of baffling news by printing machines. The way she recited the poem in the video will leave you with Goosebumps and her brilliant narration will leave you wondering what our Indian heritage and culture have come to. Let’s begin with Chrrr tak, tak, taka daka tak, chree…
Watch The Video of “The Printing Machine” Here:
Directed by Akanksha Seda, “Culture Machine and the ‘UnBlushed’ team did an amazing job by raising their voice about the absurdness and negativity of the news and how all of us move on into our normal routine even after reading such ridiculous things. With this video Kalki and the team, Unblushed reveals how our great Indian heritage fell to its knees.
Maybe, after watching this video, the world will understand the harmful indifference we have created.
14 Jan 2016
Avni S. Singh