Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap Shares Hitler’s Video With Fake Subtitles To Equate PM Modi With HimFilmmaker Anurag Kashyap (Source: Twitter)

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap today shared a video-clip on social media, allegedly showing similarity between Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech with that of Hitler in Nazi Germany.

“I know who is hating me. Hate me if you wish, but don’t hate Germany,” read the English captions for Hitler speaking in German in the clip.

Kashyap wrote in the tweet, “hate me but dont hate India - बेचारे हमारे प्रधानमंत्री [Our poor prime minister] #UrbanNazi”

The social media users were quick to point out that fake subtitles had been added in the clip, which didn’t translate what Hitler was saying in the clip.

Wirth also provided an English translation in another tweet:

“(It's not enough = my addition) Here the clip starts: "to speak of this people/ nation (Volk) as brothers but to go into the midst of people, to overcome all its ??, and then to help and to help again and again."

“If I remember right, this video was a few years ago already used and I refuted it. Who did the translation?” she said.

An Appeal...

Dear Reader,

As you are no doubt aware, Swarajya is a media product that is directly dependent on support from its readers in the form of subscriptions. We do not have the muscle and backing of a large media conglomerate nor are we playing for the large advertisement sweep-stake.

Our business model is you and your subscription. And in challenging times like these, we need your support now more than ever.

We deliver over 10 - 15 high quality articles with expert insights and views. From 7AM in the morning to 10PM late night we operate to ensure you, the reader, get to see what is just right.

Becoming a Patron or a subscriber for as little as Rs 1200/year is the best way you can support our efforts.

Become A Patron
Become A Subscriber