New Delhi: Actor Ishaan Khattar started shooting for the first schedule of his upcoming war film “Pippa” in Amritsar on Wednesday. The makers have also released the first look of the film. Ishaan will be shown as Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta in the film. The tagline of the film is 1971 A Nation Comes of Age.
Brigadier Mehta gave the slate clap
Director Raja Krishna Menon said that I am excited to enter the field with our amazing cast and crew. We all worked hard for this day, and I can’t wait to bring this incredible story of heroism and freedom to the audience. To celebrate the start of shooting, Brigadier Mehta was himself invited by the production house to provide the opening slate clap when filming began.
story of bravery in battlefield
Producer Ronnie Screwvala (RSVP) said that starting the schedule on such a positive note ensures a steady pace throughout production. We look forward to working with an amazing cast and filmmaker Raja Krishna Menon. Producer Siddharth Roy Kapur (Roy Kapur Films) said, “Ever since I first heard this wonderful story of a family’s bravery and resilience on the frontlines of a just war, I knew it would be told.
based on the 1971 war
Roy Kapur also shared that the team is excited to be on the floors today and we look forward to bringing a very special cinematic experience to our audiences in theaters next year. Written by Brigadier Balram Singh Mehta and composed by Oscar-winning composer A.R. According to Rahman, ‘Pippa’ is a heroic tank battle film which highlights the bravery of Brigadier Mehta, a veteran of the 45th Cavalry Tank Squadron, who along with his siblings fought on the Eastern Front during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. The battle was fought and India’s neighboring country Bangladesh was liberated. Produced by RSVP and Roy Kapur Films, ‘Pippa’ also stars Mrunal Thakur, Priyanshu Painyuli and Soni Razdan.