Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga: Sonam Kapoor's romantic drama to be part of Oscar library
Actor Sonam Kapoor on Saturday said she is "overwhelmed" with the news of her latest release Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga being considered by Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) to be included in Oscar library.
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Breaking free from a cage and letting love free is something I always wanted to see happen in the world around us. The positive response to our film #EkLadkiKoDekhaTohAisaLaga is absolutely heartwarming and it’s amazing to see people being able to openly have a conversation. The entire team has poured their hearts into this film and we’re thankful and grateful for all the love and support shown to us by all of you. #LetLoveBe💯
The film revolves around a same-sex relationship and shows the struggles to find acceptance in the family and the society.
According to reports, AMPAS has requested the makers for a copy of the film's screenplay for its permanent Core Collection.
Sonam said Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga is a special film for her.
"It is my first movie with my father and also because it has a strong message that deserves to be told. I'm really happy that it was selected to be part of the Oscar library and I'm overwhelmed by the kind of love audiences have showered on the film," Sonam said in a statement.
Also featuring Anil Kapoor, Juhi Chawla and Rajkummar Rao, the film has earned around Rs 20 crore at the box office.
Updated Date: Feb 09, 2019 17:24:25 IST
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