Set against the backdrop of the 1971 India-Pakistan war for Bangladesh's independence from West Pakistan, the film went on to win the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi at the 55th National Film Awards.
FROM THE TEAM BEHIND THE MASTERPIECE
We at Sagar Pictures, are proud to present 15 years of this classic, a labour of love, which was made painstakingly by the entire team as a cinematic ode to the brave 54, and which has finally come a long way and earned its due recognition receiving millions of views, and its view count only continuing to grow as we write this. We would like to thank the ever-loving audiences across the globe who continue to shower love on the film each day – Amrit Sagar, Team Sagar Pictures
RAMANAND SAGAR presents 1971 an AMRIT SAGAR film
produced by MOTI SAGAR starring MANOJ BAJPAYEE, RAVI KISHAN, MANAV KAUL, KUMUD MISHRA, DEEPAK DOBRIYAL, CHITTARANJAN GIRI & PIYUSH MISHRA music by AKASH SAGAR CHOPRA story by MOTI SAGAR screenplay and dialogues by PIYUSH MISHRA cinematography by CHIRANTAN DAS edited by SHYAM SALGAONKAR sound design by KUNAL SHARMA action director SHAM KAUSHAL first assistant director GAUTAM KISHANCHANDANI, RHIBU DAS GUPTA (BILBO) Sagar Pictures Classics