The Wall Street Journal (India) did a piece on the niche world of English language films in India. I’m one of the people they spoke to in the article.
“People haven’t turned around and said there’s a massive new market for English-language films,” said Anuvab Pal, who wrote “Loins of Punjab Presents” (2007) and “The President is Coming,” (2009) both in English. “We have at least five English-language news channels doing well but film producers still encourage you to make movies in Hindi.”
But, he said, “I would like to think there is a pan-Indian English audience.”
Read the entire piece here.