Filmmaker R Balki says cinema legend Guru Dutt is inspired by his upcoming film Chup: The Artist’s Revenge, which depicts the pain of an artist who has been subjected to unfair criticism.
Mumbai filmmaker R Balki says cinema legend Guru Dutt is inspired by his upcoming film Chup: The Artist’s Revenge, which depicts the pain of an artist who has been subjected to unfair criticism. A teaser of Chup released over the weekend to mark Dutt’s 97th birthday paid tribute to the late director’s film Kaagaz Ke Phool. Kagaz Ke Phool (1959), starring Dutt and Waheeda Rehman, met with severe criticism upon release, but was later relaunched as a world cinema classic. We want a lot of music taken from his film, the director told PTI. Guru Dutt’s sensitivity. The film is about an artist’s sensitivity. We give a rare example of an artist who has been wronged by the audience, fans, media, though not the media, but opinion makers.
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‘Kaagaz Ke Phool’ was Dutt’s eighth directorial effort after hits such as ‘Baji’, ‘Aar Paar’, ‘Mr & Mrs 55’ and ‘Pyaasa’. Balki said, “Chup” is an attempt to measure the depth of an artist’s suffering, which is judged on the basis of opinions from those who have an opinion about him. “For me, it’s about sensitivity to the actors. Guru Dutt Sahab is one of the greatest artists to face false criticism. Now it’s the same society we all call Kagaz Ke Phool a masterpiece. It’s ironic how hurt that person must have been at the time! Balki (58) said that people lack ‘sensitivity’ when it comes to making sense, with Dulquer Salmaan, Sunny Deol, Shreya Dhanwantri and Pooja Bhatt starring ‘Chup’ Balki’s first thriller. , best known for his debut films Cheeni Kum, Paa and Padman, said it was not the right decision to explore a new genre, Balki also revealed that Amitabh Bachchan will play a small role in the film. ‘Chup’ is produced by Hope Filmmakers and Jayantilal Gadas Pen Studio.
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