Acclaimed Bollywood music director-turned-film director and producer Vishal Bharadwaj shoot his latest film “Rangoon” in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh. This high-budget film, starring Saif Ali Khan, Sahid Kapoor and Kangana Ranaut is set against the backdrop of World War II where some Indian soldiers fought for the British army against Subhash Chandra Bose’s Indian National Army in Rangoon, Myanmar.
You already have seen the Rangoon Trailer and those Hills, River, Bridges and Train stations are all from NorthEast India . Watch Rangoon to watch the beauty of Dhemaji and Pasighat.
The opening scene of the trailer.
The song sequence “Ye Ishq Hai”
Train Station Sequence
In the year 2016, two bollywood movies were shot in Northeast, the first one was Rock On 2 followed by Rangoon. This is also the debut bollywood of Manipuri Supermodel Lin Laishram.
You can read more about 12 bollywood Films That Shot in North East India
Here are some behind the scene moments from Assam.
Its seems that North East has been off Bollywood’s radar as a shoot locale. There are Hindi Blockbuster films which were set in the Northeast India but got filmed somewhere else. But things are changing now. Hope more bollywood film studios will come and explore this uxexlpored paradise in coming years.