Actors Sanjay Mishra, Jaaved Jaaferi and Anshuman Jha starrer brief movie titled “Bullet Proof Anand” shall be screened on the Indian Film Festival Of Melbourne (IFFM) 2021.
The twelfth version of the IFFM shall be held from August 12 to 25. The on-line streaming of sure ceremonies will happen from August 15 to 31.
Sanjay stated: “There are some films that the Indian film industry has been generating in the past decade that are much more diverse and variegated than before, and I believe that ‘Bullet Proof Anand’ falls into that category.”
“Bullet Proof Anand” is a unusual tribute to Bruce Lee and Rajesh Khanna’s ‘Anand’. The movie could have its premiere in Melbourne on the IFFM 2021 as an official choice.
Sanjay and Anshuman play two North Indian goons who’re impressed by Bruce Lee, the movie options Jaaved because the eponymous dreaded gangster Bulletproof Anand.
Anshuman stated: “It is a matter of great honour and joy to have ‘Bullet Proof Anand’, a film that’s super special and close to my heart, premiere at the IFFM this year.”
He added: “This film is also my second collaboration with the legendary Sanjay Mishra after ‘Angrezi Mein Kehte Hain’ and I’m very excited to see the audiences’ reaction to it at the festival.”
Directed by Alok Sharma, the brief film is a comical homage to the Bollywood gangster of the Nineties.
Sharma shared: “I’m very excited to be a part of the festival, especially because of the excellent quality of films and discussions that take place there, which is a paradise for cinephiles such as me. Can’t wait to see how our film is received on a big platform such as this one.”