After augmentative popularity and making headlines with ‘Chintu Ka Birthday’, ZEE5, the largest creator of original content in India, released the title track as a musical tribute to the film on the occasion of World Music Day and Father’s Day. Sung and composed by talented Raajeev V Bhalla and written by director Satyanshu Singh.
Director Duo, Satyanshu and Devanshu Singh express, ‘Wish this world were run by Chintu’s father’. ‘I aspire to have Madan Tiwary’s attitude for life’. ‘Even with all the hardship, he faced he never stopped believing that good things happen to good people’. These are the kind of comments we have been receiving in the past two weeks for ‘Chintu Ka Birthday’. We want to thank everyone for all the love and positivity they have sent our way. On Father’s Day’ & ‘World Music Day’, we proudly presented a song that celebrates this unique ‘father-son story’.
Director Duo further added, “It was written in 2007 by Satyanshu in the form of a poem. It beautifully sums up the theme of our film. Our dear friend and super talented singer & composer Raajeev V Bhalla have created this song and Satyanshu and I feel that it is the best return gift for Chintu’s birthday. So, on this wonderful occasion, from Chintu’s family to yours, presenting the song.”
This family drama revolves around a 6-year-old named Chintu, stuck in Iraq with his family in the times of Saddam’s fall. A simple, innocent aspiration to celebrate a child’s birthday is beautifully compared to worldly problems in this unique narrative of an endearing middle-class family tackling the extraordinary situation of the war.
‘Chintu Ka Birthday’ is a complete family entertainer with several thrilling moments interspersed between humour, fun, and joy, in a heartwarming drama.
The film was screened across 18 cities during the Jagran Film Festival in 2019 and met with overwhelming response everywhere, eventually winning the Best Film (Viewer’s Choice Award).
Starring Vinay Pathak, Tillotama Shome, Seema Pahwa, Reginald Barnes, Nate Scholz, Vedant Raj Chibber, Bisha Chaturvedi, Khalid Massou and Mir Mehroos, ‘Chintu Ka Birthday’ is directed by National Award-winning filmmakers Satyanshu & Devanshu Singh and produced by First Draft Ent. Chintu Ka Birthday premiered on 5th June, exclusively on ZEE5.