62nd Jio Filmfare Awards 2017 Nomination Of Best Director
Abhishek Chaubey – Udta Punjab
Udta Punjab is Abhishek Chaubey’s best work but it is certainly become his most widely watched film. Abhishek Chaubey’s idea initially was to make a drug-film set across India. But you chose to set it in Punjab because on account of being close to the border it is the most affected.
Ali Abbas Zafar – Sultan
‘Sultan’ is breaking box office records and has been receiving favourable reviews from critics and audiences alike. And the film’s director Ali Abbas Zafar has revealed to a daily that he wrote the film keeping Salman in mind.
Karan Johar -Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Karan johar just took nine days to write the film. he was in New York and while walking around the streets, he was thinking about the pain a person goes through when one-sided love happens. he have gone through that pain. The story of Ae Dil Hai Mushkil talks about this side of a love story.
Nitesh Tiwari – Dangal
Nitesh Tiwari’s “Dangal” (Hindi slang for the wrestling arena) is the last major Bollywood released of 2016 and also one of the most anticipated. The biography of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and his daughters deals with subjects like female empowerment and the treatment of women in sports and has Aamir Khan in the lead.
Ram Madhvani – Neerja
Neerja, is the story of an ordinary girl with extraordinary courage. And first-time director Ram Madhvani has roped in actor Sonam Kapoor to bring the incredible story of Neerja Bhanot on 70mm.
Shakun Batra – Kapoor & Sons
Filmmaker Shakun Batra Batra’s directorial venture, starring Fawad Khan, Sidharth Malhotra and Alia Bhatt, had the Pakistani star play a homosexual character. his aim was to showcase things as normal as they are in real life. He was really put off by the regressive portrayal of homosexuality in Indian films.