On April 6, premiered the short film Family, starring the biggest stars recognized Bollywood, in order to highlight the importance of staying in the interior of their homes in the middle of the pandemic coronavirus (COVID-19).
Participants in the project were the actors Amitabh Bachchan, Rajnikanth, Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Alia Bhatt, Chiranjeevi, Mohanlal, Mammootty, Sonalee Kulkarni, Shiva RajKumar, Prosenjit Chatterjee and Diljit Dosanjh.
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Among the merits of Family this the fact that each actor filmed his part of the film in your own home, directed virtually Prasoon Pandey in collaboration with Amitabh Bachchan.
The project, subtitled in English sought to convey to the audience key messages to prevent the coronavirus infection: ‘Stay at home’ (Stay at home), ‘stay safe’(keep you safe), ‘wash your hands’ (washing the hands) ‘work from home’ (work from home), ‘maintain social distancing’ (to maintain social distancing).
This taking into account that according to the Times of India, the country has reached phase 3 with more than 1000 new cases in just four days.
At the end of the film, Amitabh Bachchan made a call to the indian film industry to collaborate with donations for the employees who have seen reduced income from the stoppage of production as a result of the pandemic.
Family has obtained an excellent response from the audience, even the filmmaker Karan Johar tweeted about the short film.
“Wow, this is so amazing! It was so brilliant and cleverly told! It was so sincerely said that we are a great family! A family that creates and entertains! We support each other! I greet Amitabh, Bachchan and the team of actors and creators for doing this!”.