Gunjan Saxena trailer out now! Film to release on THIS date.
Gunjan Saxena trailer starring Janhvi Kapoor out now. Janhvi Kapoor‘s much-awaited film Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Gir is all set to premiere on Netflix on the 12th of August. And kick-starting its promotions, the makers dropped the trailer of the biopic on Netflix’ YouTube channel. Helmed by Sharan Sharma, the film revolves around India’s first female combat pilot, Gunjan Saxena, who entered the war zone and rescued soldiers during The Kargil War in 1999. She was awarded the Shaurya Vir award for displaying bravery and courage during the war.
The trailer starts with a dialogue – “Agar airforce join karna hain toh fauji banker dikhao warna ghar jaakar belan chalo” and we see young Gunjan Saxena telling her father she wants to become a pilot. The trailer shows montages of Janhvi Kapoor taking up pilot training with the support of her father but is soon discouraged by the team as she is a woman and that place is only for the men. The trailer is super engaging and will keep you hooked and will bring out the curiosity in you to watch the film. Check out the trailer here:
Produced by Dharma Productions and Zee Studios, the film also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Angad Bedi, Vineet Kumar Singh, Ayesha Raza & Manav Vij.
The shooting of the film began in February 2019 in Lucknow. It was previously planned to have a theatrical release on April 24 but due to the COVID – 19 pandemic and lockdown, the makers decided to release it on an OTT platform.
The film releases on 12th August on Netflix.