Henna

K.A. Abbas (Story)
CBFC: U
1991
Hindi/ Urdu
184 mins
  • Awards

    • India's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

    Cast & Credits

    A Randhir Kapoor Film Presents "Henna"
    A Film By Randhir Kapoor
    Starring Rishi Kapoor . Zeba Bakhtiar . Ashwini Bhave . Saeed Jaffrey . Farida Jalal . Kulbhushan Kharbanda . Kiran Kumar . Reema Lagoo . Raza Murad . Mohnish Behl
    Directed
    By
    Randhir Kapoor
    Story
    By
    Khwaja Ahmad Abbas
    Produced
    By
    Randhir Kapoor
    Written
    By
    Khwaja Ahmad Abbas . Ravindra Jain . V.P. Sathe . Hasina Moin
    Music
    By
    Ravindra Jain
    Cinematography Radhu Karmakar

    Heena is the name of a 1991 Bollywood film produced and directed by Randhir Kapoor and starring his brother Rishi KapoorAshwini Bhave (both of India) and Zeba Bakhtiyar (of Pakistan) also renowned as Neha Seti. It was shot in Kashmir. This film's project was planned and started by legendary director Raj Kapoor but due to his demise during the filming stage, the remaining portions were directed by his son Randhir Kapoor. Hence, this film is considered as the last film of Raj Kapoor. The film was an Indo-Pak project, hence the dialogues of the film were written by the Pakistani legendary writer Haseena Moin on Raj Kapoor's personal request. The film was a critical and a commercial success and was also India's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

    The movie was a hit, especially for the locations it was shot in and the excellent musical score by Ravindra Jain that included hit songs like "Main Hoon Khush Rang", "Anaaradana" and "Der Na Ho Jaaye Kahin". The Pakistan part of the film was shot in Kashmir