Cultural Appropriation Of Slumdog Millionaire

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However, this is, in fact, a dilemma, as the Indian people found the title derogatory to people living in slums. Boyle along with the filmmakers of Slumdog Millionaire have chosen an insulting title while making a cultural appropriation as the Indian people felt that such a title was violating their human rights. In fact, several lawsuits had been filed against director Danny Boyle and the producer Christian Colson demanding the title of the film to be changed as it is being stated in TheGuardian (2009). Haven seen the points presented, one might find it contradictory why a director’s ethnicity might even matter when he had been considered worthy to be the best director, but it is at this point that the cultural differences of the directors
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