Netflix jump starts the Indian documentary scene with Rohena Gera’s ‘What’s love got to do with it?’

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Pune- January 8, 2016: Netflix, world’s leading Internet television network picks up its first documentary film from India “What’s love got to do with it” a film by city’s writer and film maker Rohena Gera.

This was the first documentary film picked up by Netflix as it was launched recently in India.  The film is available on its Indian site as well as in 4 other territories including US, Canada, UK, Australia and New Zealand.

‘What’s love got to do with it?’ is a fun, moving documentary that explores why urban individuals often CHOOSE arranged marriages over love.

Upon seeing the film, Ashutosh Gowariker, renowned film-maker, said: What’s love got to do with it? Is the first Fun Documentary that I’ve seen. It addresses our national preoccupation of arranged marriages with humor. It’s not only funny, but also insightful… while being entertaining, and hence I like to call it… a FunDoc!

“I am delighted and honored that Netflix has chosen “What’s love got to do with it? “Says Rohena Gera.  “I feel that this signifies the democratization of cinema in many ways. If a tiny-budget film like mine can be on a platform side by side with big Bollywood films, independent gems and grand classics I feel there is a lot to look forward to for filmmakers and audiences alike!”