Janhvi Kapoor’s much-awaited film Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is set to premiere on Netflix on August 12. And kicking off its hype, the makers dropped the biopic trailer today. Directed by Sharan Sharma, the film revolves around Gunjan Saxena, India’s first female fighter pilot, who entered the war zone during The Kargil War in 1999 and rescued soldiers. He was awarded the Shaurya Vir Award for showing bravery and courage during the war.
See the trailer below:
The trailer gives a glimpse of how Gunjan Saxena had to overcome all the obstacles he had to overcome to achieve his dream of becoming an Indian Air Force pilot.
Produced by Dharma Productions and Zee Studios, the film also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Angad Bedi, Vineet Kumar Singh, Ayesha Raza and Manav Vij.
A theatrical release was initially planned on April 24, but due to the ongoing epidemic, the makers decided to release it on an OTT platform.