With motion pictures like “Bareilly Ki Barfi” and “Shubh Mangal Saavdhan” in her filmography, actress Seema Pahwa has grow to be one of many favorite on-screen mothers in new-age Bollywood. She feels that the brand new modernised moms in movies are extra impactful and relatable to the viewers.Drawing comparisons between Bollywood moms of then and now, she stated: “Earlier a mom’s character was perceived as very idealistic and tragic. However a mom within the fashionable technology is anticipated to be regular, dwelling a easy reside and having extra of a practical method in direction of every thing. I really feel the brand new modernised moms are extra impactful and relatable to the viewers.”
She does look as much as a number of the previous Bollywood moms although.
“I’m actually keen on Durga Khoteji who performed a mom in lots of movies. I like the way in which she had carried out and her understanding in direction of artwork,” stated the “Dum Laga Ke Haisha” actress.
Seema is again to taking part in a mother, this time for a brief movie, “Every part Is High quality”, by Mansi Jain.
“The character that I performed within the brief movie, which was launched by Royal Stag Barrel Choose Massive Quick Movies, was very totally different. Mansi did a terrific job by not making Asha (her character) so cliche,” she stated.
“Secondly, I actually just like the ending of the brief movie. It leaves a query mark on the viewers’s minds as to what extent…ladies’s, moms, wives who’re invisible to even their very own households at occasions. And their wants and needs are secondary and irrelevant,” she added.
Whereas this launched in the course of the lockdown, she has been preserving herself creatively energetic in these powerful occasions.
“I’m keen on studying and writing and fascinating myself in writing tales. I’m having fun with the lockdown by watching all sorts of movies in numerous languages. I’m additionally experimenting with my cooking abilities,” stated Seema.
She can also be engaged on two initiatives.
“There are two new initiatives that I’m presently engaged on, I’m excited to ship one thing actually good and significant to my viewers,” stated Seema, who made her debut as a director with “Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi” final yr.
It will be troublesome to get the viewers again to theatres after the lockdown. Requested if she will likely be extra cautious about her selection of movies, she stated: “The pandemic has certainly received us at a spot the place we’re pressured to not exit.”
However she roots for “superbly written and enjoyable to observe” movies.