By News Helpline, Mumbai
Makers of “Bareilly Ki Barfi” hosted special screening of their film on Wednesday in Mumbai. Bollywood celebrities like Swara Bhaskar, Krishika Lulla, Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, Nitesh Tiwari and kriti Sanon attended the screening.
Here’s what they had to say about the film.
Swara Bhaskar – Ashwiny is my friend. “Nil Battey Sannata” was her first film in which she worked with me. The trailer of this film is looking interesting and I know it will be an interesting film because it also has amazing script. Ashwiny is very talented and good director. The cast of this film is also really good so all and all, this film promises lot of fun so I am really looking forward to see it.
Swara also talked about Prasoon Joshi’s appointment as new CBFC chief, she said, “Everyone in the industry is welcoming Prasoon sir. He is a poet and he is related to literature. I feel any creative person knows that creative expression can be expressed in environment of freedom and I am sure Prasoon sir will appreciate that and it will bring positive change in the industry.
Krishika Lulla – I really like the trailer of the film because I feel Ashwiny is a good director. She has directed “Nil Battey Sannata” under our production so now also I am hoping to enjoy the film and I am sure it will be full of entertainment and some songs of the film are also really nice and I wish all the luck to entire team of this film.
Kriti Sanon – I am little nervous and excited ahead the release of the film. Almost everybody likes the trailer and songs which is a positive sign for the film. It is very important to reach the audience it meant for. I feel trailer is true reflection of our film so if people like the trailer of the film then I hope people will also like the film. Its light-hearted fun film and slice of life film so I hope people enjoy it.
Nitesh Tiwari – For the creators of this film, it’s a very positive feeling. Trailer, dialogue promo and song of the film is getting great response so as writer, I am feeling very happy. As a husband, I feel very proud, which Ashwiny has achieved with this film so I would like to wish all the luck for our entire team and I hope people will like the film.
When asked is there any sense of competition between husband and wife as they both are filmmakers, Nitesh said, “We are working with each other from many years. We have very mature understanding between both of us. We both work on each other’s strengths and try to improve each other’s weaknesses. Ashwiny has different working approach than me and as a husband and wife, we support and encourage each other in our work and try to give constructive feedback to each other.
When asked about is there any possibility of making sequel of Dangal, Nitesh said, “I can’t say it. It too early as Dangal is still fresh in all our minds. I don’t rule out anything but if there is something exciting, different and fresh approach that we can bring in the film then why not…”
The film is a story of three young characters. Story of the movie revolves around all three of them. Ayushmann Khurrana is a printing press owner whereas Rajkummar Rao is working in the printing press under Ayushmann Khurrana. Kriti Sanon is playing the female lead in the movie, playing the role of a young contemporary girl in Uttar Pradesh.
It is written by Nitesh Tiwari and directed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari.
Bareilly Ki Barfi is scheduled to release on 18 August, 2017.