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Poster of Telugu film ‘Mishan Impossible’ withdrawn after outrage from right wing

Poster of Telugu film ‘Mishan Impossible’ withdrawn after outrage from right wing

CONTROVERSYThe film is directed by ‘Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya’ fame Swaroop Rsj.Digital NativeDigital NativeThe makers of the upcoming Tollywood film Mishan Impossible released a poster recently showing three young boys dressed up as Hindu deities — Shiva, Krishna and Hanuman — brandishing pistols, with an intense look on their faces. Predictably, the poster drew flak from right wing groups groups. After several such handles on social media criticised the Mishan Impossible team for allegedly "hurting their sentiments" by depicting Hindu deities in such a way, the filmmakers have decided to pull out the poster with an unconditional apology. In an effort to placate the outrage following the poster release, the filmmakers released a press statement that reads: “In relation to certain objections raised about a recent poster of Mishan Impossible released by us, we wish to state and clarify that we did not intend to hurt the feelings or sentiments of any section of the society.

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