Varun Grover on ‘Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar’: It’s not a love story, life around us

It was solely after the discharge of the movie ‘Masaan’ in 2015 that director Dibakar Banerjee and lyricist-writer Varun Grover stepped ahead for a movie. Years later, it resulted within the movie ‘Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar’ starring Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra in lead roles. Now the movie is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

About this, Varun advised information company PTI that on this movie the true truths of gender and society have been delivered to the fore with out maintaining them at the hours of darkness. Recalling the preliminary dialog concerning the movie six years in the past, he mentioned, “When we realized that we have the same way of looking at the world, we started the discussion. We both believe that you should convey something through art, not necessarily in a political form.

In the film, the names of the characters are opposite gender.

Grover further added, “Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar is a backdrop story of a road that starts from Delhi-NCR to Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand. The film stars Parineeti Chopra (Sandeep) and Arjun Kapoor (Pinky). The names of the characters in this film are opposite to the gender. We had decided that we would not make a love story. We will talk about the happenings around and focus on how different forces work in our world.

Varun and Dibakar like each other’s work
According to Grover, “Our plan was to make a movie wherein the primary characters had been considerably aware of one another’s worlds. It took six years to make this movie. Varun, who wrote ‘Masaan’, appreciated the writing of that movie, whereas Varun has been a fan of Dibakar, who has made movies like ‘Khosla Ka Ghosla’, ‘O Lucky Lucky Oye’ and ‘Shanghai’. This is how the 2 acquired collectively for ‘Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar’.

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