“Time for the industry to be United,” says Producer Anand Pandit on the eve of PM Narendra Modi release
Ahmedabad: Producer Anand Pandit hosts special screening of his much-awaited film PM Narendra Modi for Gujarat Chief Minister and Cabinet Ministers in Ahmedabad. The film has become one of the most talked about movies of 2019 and audiences can’t wait to see it. Based on the life of the current Prime Minister, the film stars Vivek Oberoi in the titular role and is all set to release on May 24th.
Veteran producer Anand Pandit along with the entire team of biopic PM Narendra Modi have faced a tough time releasing the film in what they call ‘a classic case of Bollywood becoming a soft target at the hand of politicians’.
On the eve of the release Pandit has made an appeal to the film fraternity. “Time and again art and creativity have faced challenges at the altar of politics. We, as the entertainment industry, are soft target. We must stand united to fight these challenges and back each other in such times.”
He added, “PM Narendra Modi – the film has not just been a cinematic journey but one that has personally been a struggle for justice. It is a time to be united as an industry and support a cinematic endeavour that has no agenda.”
Produced by Sandip Ssingh, Anand Pandit and directed by biopic maestro Omung Kumar, this much-anticipated biopic comprising an ensemble cast has versatile actor Vivek Anand Oberoi in and as ‘PM Narendra Modi’.
Anand Pandit is a producer with a prolific list of films. Having associated with films like ‘Total Dhamaal, ‘Baazaar’. The filmmaker has also been associated with ‘Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2’, ‘Satyameva Jayate’, ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’, ‘Sarkar 3’ and ‘Missing’.