National Award winning Assamese filmmaker Jahnu Barua has agreed to direct three Hindi films for Talking Pictures.
Talking Pictures had earlier produced "Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar" directed by Hansal Mehta and is currently making "Ek Din Anjaane Main".
Barua, starting with a National Award for his first film "Aparoopa", got major national as well as international recognition through his third film "Halodhi Charaye Baodhan Khai" that won the National Award for the Best Film in 1988.
Barua has so far made 10 films in Assamese, his mother tongue. His films carry a strong social message based on traditional Indian social values. And all his films in Assam have been super-hits.