T-Series next, a filmby Abhishek Kapoor, on The Balakot Airstrike, is a Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bhushan Kumar,Mahaveer Jain and Pragya Kapoor collaboration
The drama-laden 2019 has witnessed some of the most momentous eventsin India and, of these, the BALAKOT AIRSTRIKE will always be one of the most memorable events for everyone.
And now, this history redefining achievement will be captured on the silver screen forever, by National Award-winning Director Abhishek Kapoor.
Some of the most renowned producers of the film industry -Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bhushan Kumar, Mahaveer Jain & Pragya Kapoor - havecome together to announce their prestigious and meaningful film on thisAirstrike.
The film will celebrate the valour and bravery of the IndianAir Force while paying a humble tribute to these Sons of the Nation and theirnever-say-die spirit. This project will also humbly acknowledge the bold will& unilateral action taken by the leadership of our country, the armedforces and the legal framework. They all contributed - incisively &decisively - towards the success of this operation.
Talking about the film, maestro Sanjay Leela Bhansali says, “It is a story of bravery, patriotism andlove for the country. This film is my way of giving tribute to the heroes whohave made India their priority. We endeavor that their story and braveryreaches to everyone in the right way.”
Bhushan Kumar reiterates his commitment to the project, andsays, “This will be one of our biggest projects for next year. It's extremely close to all of us at T-Series becauseof the sentiment it carries. I have always been a patriot and it gives meimmense pleasure to present the story of bravado of our IAF officers. Wing Commander Abhinandan is a national hero and the Balakot Airstrike 2019 happensto be an event of immense pride for the entire nation. There are some storiesin the history of India that need to be retold. This is one of them."
Director Abhishek Kapoor feels, "To be entrusted with one of India’s bravest stories is an honorfor me. I remember the emotions that ran through the entire country when thestrike was carried out. I am determined to do justice to this story in myendeavour to bring it to the silver screen.”
Adding to that, Mahaveer Jain, says, “We are extremely honoured to be associated with this meaningful project and happy to be part of this wonderful team. The film is being planned for a pan-India release in languages and the top talent from the industry willbe coming on board.”
Pragya Kapoor added, “This film will be made on an epic scale and knowing Abhishek, he will leave no stoneunturned. It will be a film the entire country will be proud of.”
@PMOIndia @DefenceMinIndia @IAF_MCC #SanjayLeelaBhansali@
itsBhushanKumar @AbhisheKapoor #MahaveerJain, @PragyaKapoor_ @Tseries@bhansali_produc @gitspictures @SundialEnt @prerna982