Imtiaz Ali knows he is typecast. He might even be aware of the fact that in his movies, the biggest stereotype is Imtiaz himself.
One might not want social acceptance but then social recognition is a different ball-game altogether. Most of us even want our silence and invisibilty to be recognised.
A clever play on the legend of "Vikram-Betal"(A drama that I loved watching on Doordarshan as a kid), Vedha questions Vikram and the audience on the why, how, when, where and what.