Recently Vivek Film Production House’ debut venture KAASH TUM HOTE’s shoot was held at Kashmir. Many production houses did not get permission to shoot in Kashmir due to security reasons but producer Manju Bharti luckily got it. She dared and planned the schedule at beautiful locals of Kashmir. Three songs and few talkie part was shot at Dal Lake in Srinagar, Pahelgam, Sonmarg etc.
GLAMGOLD met Manju to talk about her experience of Kashmir shoot and about the film. With the happiness Manju says , “I am lucky that I could shoot in Kashmir. It is really heaven on Earth. The people of Kashmir supported us. They use to come to watch the shoot, talk to cast, take autograph…Over all it was very memorable and wonderful experience.”
There are five tracks in the album out of which three songs shot in Kashmir. The rest two will be shot in Mumbai. Music is given by Vinay Tiwari (Nikhil-Vinay fame), lyrics by Shabbir Ahmed. The songs are rendered by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sonu Nigam, Asha Bhonsale, Palak, Sunidhi Chauhan and Javed Ali.
As debutant producer Manju shares, “I had always dream to make a film. Initially I was little worried. Then when I heard the story penned by Naeem Ejaz I liked it very much. It has all the elements like action, romance, thrill, comedy to entertain the audience. Finally decided to enter Bollywood as producer with KAASH TUM HOTE.”
Why did you cast Preeti Jhangiani? Answeres Manju, “We wanted an innocent face, a heroin who look like a doll. So I felt Preeti as best choice to play the heroin. She is nice person, very co-operative. She is an experienced producer s she use to give tips, guided me as producer that get prepared on table and then start your work.”
About the film She says’ “KAASH TUM HOTE is a romantic thriller with little super natural element. The story revoles around a person who does not exist. Once while travelling the hero (played by Mukesh Bharti) finds a photograph of beautiful girl (Preeti Jhangiani). He falls in love with her by just seeing a photo. The film is his journey to find her. He faces problems, come to know the reallity and …”
Farida Jalal, Sunil Pal, Mushtaq Khan, Sharat Saxena, Ehsan Khan also plays pivotal roles. KAASH TUM HOTE is slated to release by September end.