Young, Adult: Gippi and Secret Superstar with That's a Thing?!
We welcome Elizabeth Spencer and Karen Unland of That’s A Thing?! to discuss two films about teen girls, and their moms.
Thanks Sri Rao for the Nimbu Pani recipe, get his book Bollywood Kitchen (sorry for all the noise our metal straws make)
Erin knows nothing about teens
Do teenagers even watch movies anymore?
Why aren’t there a lot of Bollywood films about teenagers?
SO MUCH SMOKING
“It’s nice to watch a movie”
Realistic portrayal of teen life?
(INTERVAL (“Main Kaun Hoon” from Secret Superstar)
- Secret Superstar
Age appropriate songs
Box office and popularity in China
Daughters supporting mothers
An inaccurately positive portrayal of the Internet
Shakti Kumar’s first YouTube video: “Sexy Baliye”
The human right to dream
NEXT TIME: road trip movies!
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