Should Bollywood fear or embrace AI?

Where does artificial intelligence (AI) fit into the world of Indian cinema?

While AI has already disrupted Hollywood with writers going on a strike

the debate around the contentious issue is not widespread in the Indian film industry

Indian film industry which employs tens of thousands of people.

Some Indian film industry creators are underplaying the threat of AI for now,

while others feel it needs to be taken very seriously.

Director Shekhar Kapur's debut Indian film, Masoom (1983),

followed a woman's journey towards accepting a child born out of her husband's extramarital affair.

For the sequel to this emotional film,

which had delicately handled the complexities around infidelity and social diktats

Kapur decided to experiment with AI tool ChatGPT.