Bollywood’s reputed to depict grossly exaggerrated versions of life, they even exact this no-holds-barred approach to the real life stories that are adapted to screen. Recently Airlift has come under fire for depicting fictitious versions of a true story, and before that Bajirao Mastani too was pulled up for changing the history for some Bollywood flair. 

What liberties can a filmmaker take with films that claim to take true stories on celluloid?