Karan Johar is excited about his segment in Bombay Talkies, a film that celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema in four short films, directed by Dibakar Banerjee, Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap and himself. The director talks about the unique experience.
Recently, Dibakar said that the budget of his film was Rs. 1.5 crore, to which you apparently replied that a lehenga in your film would cost that much.
I was joking. No lehenga in my film has cost that much, but one came quite close. We have made our films within a tight budget. Everyone - Rani (Mukerji), Randeeep (Hooda), Sakib (Saleem), the technical team and Vishal-Shekhar - worked for free because of the constraints. Bombay Talkies was not about money but about making a special project. All of us directors