The Telegraph (Calcutta) opined "it's difficult to form an opinion" on her character; its columnist Bharathi S.Pradhan noted "Slumdog Millionaire wasn't really a test of Freida's acting abilities." Pinto's second screen appearance of the year was playing the title character in Michael Winterbottom's Trishna.
Pinto later claimed that it was a good learning experience, stating that she was "glad things happened the way they happened.Her performance in the biographical drama Desert Dancer (2014) received critical acclaim.Although the Indian media has credited Pinto with breaking the stereotypical image of an Indian woman in foreign films, she has been a lesser-known figure in Indian cinema and has not featured in any prominent productions in India.But once you figure that out, then it doesn't really matter. The only way we can have a progressive and successful country or world is when men and women treat each other as equals.In 2010, Pinto joined Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf in support of their philanthropic organisation, the Agassi Foundation.:) This A list celebrity might just call this former tweener a friend but he certainly has certain things he requires his friend to do before he is willing to call his dealer for her.She lost her dealer when she fought with her assistant who was sleeping with the singer's dealer.So for me, my favorite acting school was the six months of auditioning with Danny Boyle".Pinto's performance in the film drew little attention from critics as her screen presence in the film was limited.Freida Selena Pinto (born 18 October 1984) is an Indian actress who has appeared mainly in American and British films.She was born and raised in Mumbai, India, and decided when she was young that she would become an actress. Xavier's College, Mumbai, she took part in amateur plays.