Hirunews Logo
No+Fire+Zone+banned+from+screening+in+India
Saturday, 22 February 2014 - 12:51
No Fire Zone banned from screening in India
4,893

Views
The controversial documentary film No Fire Zone, has been refused a censor certificate for release in theatres by the Indian Central Board of Film Certification.

The producers of the controversial documentary, have accused the Indian authorities of “political censorship” for refusing a censor certificate on the grounds it “may strain friendly relations with Sri Lanka.”

In response, Callum Macrae, the documentary’s director has decided to make it available free online in India.

The ban on the film will add to the controversy over the Indian government’s refusal to grant a visa to the film’s director, Callum Macrae to attend a premiere of the documentary in New Delhi and Mumbai in November last year.

 

 
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Maskeliya foot-prints draw crowds
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 16:00
The Department of Archeology has started an investigation into the ancient foot-prints found in Maskeliya in the Sri Pada area.They said they will conduct... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
307 Views
10,889 Views
96 Views
1,558 Views
363 Views
12,515 Views
Top