Sanjay Leela Bhansali is a storyteller par excellence, known for bringing us larger than life cinema in the most beautiful way possible. Exactly 16 years ago today, the filmmaker presented us with his masterpiece ‘Black’. Sanjay Leela Bhansali, a film that is way ahead of its time, has won over 11 Filmfare Awards.
With Rani Mukerji at the helm, who plays a deaf and blind girl alongside megastar Amitabh Bachchan, ‘Black’ was not only a milestone in Rani’s career, but also in SLB’s genre of filmmaking. The female character’s willpower redefined human emotions in ways never seen before. After 16 wonderful years, we are celebrating this extraordinary story of an ordinary life.
The critically acclaimed film not only won the prestigious National Award, but also impressed audiences not only at home in India but around the world.