Veteran lyricist Gulzar is mentoring Bhindi Baazaar producer Karan Arora for his new film Kya Dilli Kya Lahore, which talks about a unique bond between an Indian and a Pakistani soldier stationed at the Indo-Pakistani border.
“I heard the narration before the film went on floors. What I loved about it is the fact that it is an anti-war film and talks about peace but in a very light-hearted manner. It doesn’t have bloodshed and is not political in nature at all, yet makes such a beautiful point of peace between two neighbouring countries,” Gulzar said in a statement.
“Finally, after the film was shot, producer Karan Arora came to me and showed it to me. The way it has turned out is commendable. I would do everything in my capacity to help it. I am, in fact, going to talk to people associated with ‘Aman Ki Asha’ (campaign) since this is a film that has to be shown in both countries,” he added.