4 Mar : ‘Dear friend Hitler’ would be the first Bollywood movie to deal with such a receptive subject. With the first look in Berlin film festival, the movie has fetched the interest of the masses all over the world. The look and feel of the movie is of international echelon and the idea of an Indian actor playing the character of Hitler is appreciated at the Berlin film festival.
The actors of the movie have basically worked on their part of character rather than highlighting on the controversial facet of the movie. Raghuvir Yadav who has played the character of Hitler says ‘It’s very difficult to play such a multifaceted character as Hitler.’ ‘When we took the out-takes of the film to the Berlin Film Festival, the audience was excited at the prospect of seeing such a subject and the character of Hitler played by Bollywood actor’, shares Dr Anil Sharma, the film’s producer.
Berlin film festival gave a clear depiction of the movie all over the world. Filmmakers got a chance to clear their misconception about the movie that it’s not about Hitler’s ideology but how his ideology of violence conflicts with Gandhi’s ideology of peace. Anil Sharma says, ‘There is no appraisal or reverence of Hitler’s character in the movie.’
After unveiling the first look of this film on Adolf Hitler at the Berlin Film Festival it’s clear that the film doesn’t glorify Hitler, but scrutinize him against Gandhi’s ideology of peace.