The Director of “Slumdog Millionaire” explained the refusal to remove women in the lead roles


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British Director Danny Boyle explained his reluctance to shoot women in the lead roles. This publication reports The Independent.

“I’m further and further away from this,” he said. According to the filmmaker, it will feel like an impostor, if you decide to tell women’s stories. However, he admitted that currently his favorite show is “Fleabag” and “Gentleman Jack”. In both series the main roles belong to women.

Boyle said that now is working on a new painting, which will show only two characters. Both will be men. On the question of whether or not you feel directed pressure and the need to make a movie about women, he replied that such a request comes only from his daughters.

For the film “Slumdog Millionaire” Danny Boyle was awarded the “Oscar” and “Golden globe”. Among other famous works Director — “Trainspotting”, “Trance”, “Beach”, “127 hours”, “Steve jobs” and “sunshine.”

In March, directed by Jordan Peele stated that he plans to give main roles to white actors. According to him, he had seen many paintings in which we are talking about white characters. He stressed that he was lucky to have the opportunity to choose the artists for their work.

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