Deepika Padukone and Homi Adajania’s My Choice applauded by B Town

Deepika Padukone in collaboration with director Homi Adajania came up with a short film titled “My Choice” for Vogue’s initiative on women empowerment. Written by Kersi Khambatta (co-writer Being Cyrus, Finding Fanny), the film brings together 99 women in the city (Mumbai) from most walks of life voicing their choice for equality, be it social, political, economic, sexual.

 

 

The short film has gone viral and is being highly applauded. The powerful video featuring 99 women sends out a strong and clear message, “It’s My Choice”. Bollywood celebrities came out and praised the short film and the concept of Vogue’s Women Empowerment. Here’s what some of the Bollywood celebs tweeted –

Amitabh Bachchan, who will be seen playing Deepika Padukone’s father in Piku tweeted –

“T 1815 - Homi Adajania makes a pertinent 2 min film 'My Choice' ..http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ  .. Women Empowerment .. !!”

Alia Bhatt who had earlier done a short film titled “Going Home” for Vogue’s Women Empowerment initiative which even caught attention of Hollywood superstar Ashton Kutcher tweeted –

“Something people should really start taking seriously #MyChoice @homiadajania @deepikapadukone @VOGUEIndia http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ  NAILED IT!”

Farhan Akhtar, whose sister and wife also feature in the video tweeted:

“99 women unite in delivering a powerful & relevant statement --> My Choice. Watch. Share. http://www.vogue.in/content/watch-deepika-padukone-new-vogueempower-film-my-choice … @homiadajania @VOGUEIndia”

Twinkle Khanna, wife of Akshay Kumar and popular columnist tweeted –

“@homiadajania: My Choice  http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ   speak up for the brave & empowered Indian woman Pl RT & spread awareness -#mustwatch #fab”

Diana Penty, who starred with Deepika Padukone in the hit movie Cocktail tweeted –

“Have you watched @homiadajania's #MyChoice http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ  for #VogueEmpower? This is how it should be. And it starts with you.”

Actress Nimrat Kaur, who will be next seen opposite Akshay Kumar in Airlift, featured in the short film. Here’s what she tweeted –

“Brilliance by @vogueindia @homiadajania for what truly is the universe...a woman. Encore http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ”

Karan Johar, who will be next seen in Bombay Velvet tweeted –

“Inspirational! Strong and Relevant! More power to @homiadajania @voguemagazine .... http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ  well done girl gang!!!”

Nargis Fakhri – “CHECK THIS VIDEO OUT -My Choice http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ  spread awareness on women's empowerment. @homiadajania @deepikapadukone Love it!”

Aditi Rao Hydari tweeted – “Gently but firmly- It's MY CHOICE!  @VOGUEIndia @deepikapadukone @homiadajania #MyChoice #VogueEmpower  http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ”

Arjun Rampal –“ A wonderful 2 min film by @homiadajania on women's empowerment http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ  #mychoice check it out. More power to the ladies.”

Rahul Bose – “Superbly written, wonderfully photographed film by @homiadajania My Choice  http://bit.ly/1CZPtJZ   Women will be what they Choose to be.”

 

Deepika Padukone and Homi Adajania’s My Choice applauded by B Town

 

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