Richa was at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne last week and, at a press conference with Pakistani actor Fawad Khan, answered a question about cultural similarities on his behalf. Her quote - reproduced at the end of this story - was condensed by trolls into this takeaway:
"I can put forth my point of view and talk about how censorship is so pointless in the day and age of the internet. I am excited as this is my first time there and I am really looking forward to interacting with the students."
The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Award 2015 for Best Film was given to Piku and subsequently the Best Director Award went to Shoojit Sircar
With Sholay 3D as its opening film, the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) was launched by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan
Shah Rukh Khan And Malaika Arora Add Stardust To The Indian Film Festival Of Melbourne