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'Paheli' fate to be decided today

Discussion in 'Paheli' started by Wafa, Jan 30, 2006.

  1. Wafa

    Wafa I want my Mom!!!

    Few hours till the nominations are announced... Ya Allah !!! PPPLLLLEEEEAAAAAASSSEEE !!!!! Pray with me shahrukhies... Ya Rab...
    :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail: I'm about to faint from nervousness... :faint::faint:


    MUMBAI: The fate of Paheli, India's entry to the Oscars, will be known on Tuesday evening.

    According to producer Shah Rukh Khan, it was time India won an Oscar, but a few suggestions had to be kept in mind before sending the next film to the Oscars.

    "We need to know their mindset. So we need to hire experts from there who can help us select the film. We need to shorten the length of our films, but I would not want our films to lose their essence by deleting songs," he said.

    Khan agreed that the outside world knew little about Indian cinema, but Lagaan did help Indian cinema register with those connected to world cinema.

    Unlike Lagaan which had to compete with 41 films, this year, Paheli will be competing with films from 59 countries. Khan attended a few screenings of the film and received a mixed response. He felt darker and more morbid films are preferred there.
     
  2. Marini

    Marini New Member

    Thank you Wafa for sharing. :)
     
  3. Mazerq_j

    Mazerq_j Well-Known Member

    thanx sis ... pray hard
    oscar is all abt game..we never know how they'll play the game
     
  4. Wafa

    Wafa I want my Mom!!!

    I'll have to set my alarm to wake up and watch it at 5:30 am PT
     
  5. sonal

    sonal SRK's D&G lover!

    we're all praying for him... and you too didi... so u can wake up :p
     
  6. lamya

    lamya Well-Known Member

    in'challah paheli will be selected wafa, we'll praying for it.
     
  7. Meghna04

    Meghna04 ChakDe SRK!

    :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2: :pray2:

    Oh, I'm soooooo nervous! I can't wait to hear the announcement!

    Oh God! Please! :pray2:

    btw: Wafa on what channel can we watch this?


    I'll think positive!

    :cheer2: :cheer2: Go Paheli! Go Paheli Go...:cheer2: :cheer2:
     
  8. Pakiza

    Pakiza New Member

    oewwwwwwwwwwwww u got me more nervous now....
    fingers crossed
     
  9. Evy

    Evy Well-Known Member

    I get more and more nervous too.

    How nervous would be SRK ??
     
  10. Evy

    Evy Well-Known Member

    How sad if it is true. In the german forum they wrote Paheli is not nominated.
     
  11. Meghna04

    Meghna04 ChakDe SRK!

    It is over....



    :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry:


    They are soooooo stupid......:yell: :mad2:
     
  12. Evy

    Evy Well-Known Member

  13. Poonam

    Poonam New Member

    Oh well. I guess it was too much to expect. I was watching 'Seedhi Baat' on Aaj Tak yesterday and I got the feeling even Shah Rukh himself didn't have much hopes.
     
  14. Meghna04

    Meghna04 ChakDe SRK!

    These are the nominees:


    Don't Tell -Italy
    Joyeux Noël -France
    Paradise Now -Palestine
    Sophie Scholl - The Final Days -Gemany
    Tsotsi -South Africa
     
  15. TARA

    TARA "K3T"-Member

    Its really ,really sad, :eek: :(

    Its over for this year-yes-but lets go on with hope, next year brings new movies, and new chances. We all know, Shah Rukh is such a wonderful actor, he has the energy and the strength to get it once! Inshah Allah!
     
  16. Pakiza

    Pakiza New Member

    :yell: :yell: :yell: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :Cry: :( :( :(
    im really pissed
     
  17. filmifan

    filmifan bhangraholic nattu

    yes, i'm very disappointed. but i don't think this will be srk's last brush with the oscars.

    more than likely, Paradise Now will win. it won the golden globe and was critically loved here. wafa - not to get off-topic, but have you seen that movie?
     
  18. shervin

    shervin Well-Known Member

    so what! it doesn't make paheli a bad film.
    it shouldn't be so important for us to get nominated or to get an oscar. as long as the people like indian films and watch them it's good.
    and we shouldn't expect hollywood to give much acknowledgement to indian films, because they surely fear the day when they lose the market to bollywood, and that day will come.

    i think shahrukh khan is far better than to be acknowledged by an oscar. no oscar will take the place of the love of his fans, and no star is more loved than he is. in fact they should beg srk to accept an oscar!
    i'm just sad because it was his dream and he put so much money and effort in it and now he must be very disappointed.
     
  19. Meghna04

    Meghna04 ChakDe SRK!

    Oh shervin you are soooo right!
    Your words are so lovely. You made the point!!! :thumb:

    And yes, the love from his fans are more an Award worth as the Oscar ever be can ...
     
  20. Shilpz

    Shilpz Well-Known Member

    Ohh nooo [​IMG]
     

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