Chetan Anand’s musical classic HEER RAANJHA (1970) based on epic poem Heer by Waris Shah will now have its modern version.
The 70’s classic starred Raaj Kumar and Priya Rajvansh. Directed by Chetan Anand, the movie is remembered for the magnificent piece of work done by acclaimed Urdu poet Kaifi Azmi (father of renowned actress Shabana Azmi.
HEER RAANJHA AND KETAN ANAND
The 1970 classic stands out to be a unique film with its entire dialogue in verse. According to a report published in the Mumbai Mirror, Ketan Anand, the son of Chetan Anand, is all set to bring his father’s musical classic HEER RAANJHA in its modern version that will be both in prose and poetry.
Shooting will begin by next year and other details like cast and crew will be announced in due course
HEER RAANJHA will always be remembered for its sublime poetry and songs like 'Milo Na Tum Toh Hum Ghabrayei', and Yeh Duniya Yeh Mehfil'.