Independence Day is tomorrow, and for positive all of the film channels will be flooded with films centered on Independence Day themes. Some of them are telecasted so generally that we know exactly which types will be on like Rang De Basanti, Gandhi, Border, some of the numerous films on Bhagat Singh, Bose and extra.
It is pretty much a provided that either of these movies will be broadcasted on Independence Day looking at they all deal with topics like patriotism, obligation to the region, renowned persons who performed an crucial part throughout our liberty wrestle.
But in scenario you are on the lookout for anything new and different, allow us to convey to you this 1964 movie named Haqeeqat.
What Is Haqeeqat?
Haqeeqat is a 1964 Hindi war movie directed by Chetan Anand is set against the backdrop of the Sino-Indian War of 1962. The movie starred Dharmendra, Balraj Sahni, Vijay Anand and extra and is the movie to give us the evergreen patriotic music ‘ab tumhare hawale watan saathiyon’ sung by Mohammed Rafi.
The movie even won the National Film Award for Next Very best Characteristic Film in 1965.
But what tends to make the movie, even immediately after becoming in black and white and pretty much 50 yrs outdated is the cinematography and the way it taken care of the topic at hand.
The movie introduced the stark fact of the ‘jawan’ existence and how a lot of sacrifices they have to make and the each day hazard they put their lives in just for the appreciate of their region.
The time of the Sino-Indian war was a challenging one particular, but Haqeeqat introduced forth a new level of look at, that from the ‘jawans’ by themselves and what all they experienced to go by means of.
Along with govt. support, this film was of one particular of the initially Bollywood movies to be shot in Ladakh and it provided a visual get of the harsh temperature ailments in India, making it possible for the widespread citizens of India to see exactly what all the soldiers of their military experienced to go by means of.
This in a way permitted the widespread public to superior sympathise and empathise with their military ‘jawans’ and have a increased respect for what all they do.
Why Is This Film Nonetheless Pertinent?
Haqeeqat may well be pretty much 50 percent a century outdated but one particular are not able to deny that it even now stays suitable even in today’s time.
The relations between China and India hardly ever seriously smoothed over and until date continue to be just on the verge of becoming hostile.
1 can get the the latest border concern wherever India experienced opposed the developing of a street by China by means of the Doklam plateau that is in the Indian area.
In response to this, Beijing shut down the Nathu Lal Go by means of which Indian pilgrims would enter for the spiritual pilgrimage of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, which strained the already contentious relations between the two international locations.
Or one particular could get the crumbling relations that India has with its other neighbor Pakistan about, nicely virtually everything under the solar.
But in this sort of a time, seeing a film even though as trivial as it may well audio, could encourage us to do anything for our region and for our military at the border. The best part is that you do not have to research on the web for this movie, you can check out ‘Haqeeqat’ on Zee Classic on 15th August 2017 aka Independence Day at 8.30 a.m.
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