Sara Ali Khan stars as a freedom fighter in the film. (credits: Instagram/ saraalikhan95)
Sara Ali Khan has shared a series of photos in which she can be seen dressed as her character in the film.
On Monday, Sara Ali Khan devoted an article to her upcoming film Ae Watan Mere Watan. Directed by Kannan Iyer, the film features her as a freedom fighter. After sharing some BTS photos from the film sets, Sara posted a heartfelt message on Instagram, thanking the director and expressing her emotions. The actress shared a quote from Mahatma Gandhi that read, “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” She also added, “Thank you Mr. Kannan for choosing me to portray this powerful character a true personification of strength, dignity and passion. Some parts remain etched in our souls, and I know I will carry this one with me forever… Jai Bholenath.
Sara Ali Khan will bring the story of freedom fighter Usha Mehta to life on screen.
In the first photo, the actress is sitting in the back seat of a car, donning a white saree. The second photo shows her hiding her face behind the clapperboard displaying the film’s title, scene number and take. Finally, the third snapshot shows Sara posing with the director, and both are smiling at the camera.
Recently, the creators released a teaser that takes us back in time to see a tense but determined young girl assembling a radio-like device in a dimly lit room. Gradually, the camera reveals that the girl is Sara Ali Khan, who appears in a brand new avatar. As she broadcasts her message of independence to the nation through her underground radio station, her voice reflects courage and determination. However, his speech is disrupted by incessant knocking on the door.
Ae Watan Mere Watan is a film set against the backdrop of the Quit India movement of 1942-45 and depicts themes of courage, sacrifice and patriotism. During a press release, Kannan Iyer, the director, expressed his immense gratitude for the opportunity to make a film based on real incidents. The film will be released on Prime Video.
Meanwhile, work-wise, Sara will also star in Anurag Basu director’s film Metro…In Dino alongside Aditya Roy Kapur. We will also see her alongside Vicky Kaushal in a film by Laxman Utekar.
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