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By Vivek Bhaji . 18th April 2018 09:30pm

Pollywood films are buried deep into controversies most of the time its makers try to take a bold step.

If something is double-edged sword these days then that is controversy. Why movies face such controversy? Pollywood is full of entertainment and emotions, but sometimes Punjabi movies felt into controversy. There are some movies that have faced it. Five of them are-
  • Kaum De Heere
[caption id="attachment_34551" align="aligncenter" width="2400"]Pollywood source[/caption] Based on the life of Satwant Singh, Beant Singh, and Kehar Singh, who assassinated Indira Gandhi, the movie is facing issues since 2014.
  • The Black Prince
[caption id="attachment_34552" align="aligncenter" width="706"]Pollywood source[/caption] Released in the UK with a big hit, the movie faced hindrances to release in India. Distortion of facts with Punjab history is the main reason for its ban.
  • Nanak Shah Fakir
[caption id="attachment_34553" align="aligncenter" width="960"]Pollywood source[/caption] It is the most controversial movie of 2018. Sikh protests against this movie as no one can portray "Guru Nanak Ji".
  • Sadda Haq
[caption id="attachment_34554" align="aligncenter" width="1920"]Pollywood source[/caption] This film has the concept of late 1980sand early 1990s of Punjab insurgency. However, the movie evoked polarising reactions before its release. Sikh protests demanded a ban as according to them, the film depicted real identity of police atrocities and Punjab terrorism.
  • Toofan Singh
A story of the movie revolved around a Sikh boy growing up in Punjab during the turbulent 1980s. A reason for the ban of this movie was the film that glorifies terrorism. [caption id="attachment_34555" align="aligncenter" width="1777"]Pollywood source[/caption] The historically based movies generally undergo controversies. Some Pollywood movies get released after a lot of modifications asked by the Censor board.