27 Years of Henna. (28/06/1991)

Henna is a 1991 film, written by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas, produced and directed by Randhir Kapoor, and starring his brother Rishi Kapoor, Ashwini Bhave (both of India) and Zeba Bakhtiyar (of Pakistan), also renowned as Neha Seti. It was shot in Kashmir. This film’s project was planned and started by legendary director Raj Kapoor, but due to his demise during the filming stage, the remaining portions were directed by his son Randhir Kapoor.

Hence, this film is considered as the last film of Raj Kapoor. The dialogues of the film were written by the acclaimed Pakistani writer Haseena Moin. The film was a critical and a commercial success and was also India’s submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, but was not accepted as a nominee.

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