Posted on December 8, 2013 at 1:11 am

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Songs of the Kashmir valley echo in Highway

Films capture journeys but in Imtiaz Ali’s much-awaited Highway, the journey has made the film! Highway Diaries, are short video snippets that capture the journey of the film and all the exciting experiences that the cast and crew had during its making. In the latest episode of Highway Diaries titled ‘Songs of the Valley’, Imtiaz Ali is seen sitting with gujari folk singer Begum Jaan and her group, engrossed in their music, while shooting for’ Highway’ at Aru valley in Kashmir. Check it out!


Imtiaz Ali says,

“…while it (the song) should connect with the larger experience that Veera (Alia’s character) has in the film, it should still be about that time and place..and its music.”

Alia Bhatt Shooting for Highway at Aru Valley, Kashmir (1)

Presented by Sajid Nadiadwala and starring Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda, the film traverses six states of north India and captures the landscape of the different regions as it goes along. Highway will release on February 21st 2014.