Hiring foreign talent is a norm in the country in many sectors. However, Bollywood is the latest to join the bandwagon. The film industry is looking out for experienced cinematographers, scriptwriters, production people, junior artists from foreign shores to add diversity and talent. This hiring has not gone down well with the unions and the employees in the Bollywood industry from the country. Political representatives and union leaders are arguing that visa norms are flouted by these foreigners to acquire these jobs, meanwhile rendering the people of the country jobless. The Federation of Western India Cine employees blames the producers for initiating the hiring from abroad. Read more here.
Published on: September 12, 2022