’83’ Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience: Kabir Khan
Director Kabir Khan recreated with great care India’s historic sporting moment. (IANS photo)
MUMBAI (IANS) – ’83’ director Kabir Khan recalls his working experience and how the film has garnered accolades for showcasing one of the biggest sporting achievements of India.
This film on cricket highlighted India winning the coveted 1983 World Cup led by Kapil Dev, played by Ranveer Singh.
Recently the director was invited by the University of Warwick, UK to interact with the students to talk about what went behind creating ’83’.
Kabir said: “’83’ is one of those once-in-a-lifetime experiences and I can’t be more happy for the love and appreciation it continues to get the world over. ’83’ celebrates an iconic moment in history.”
He added further: “I have received hundreds of messages from students across the world enquiring about the process of recreating a historic moment like ’83’ with such attention to detail.”