Yash Chopra sits at the helm of India’s biggest production house, Yash Raj Films, which has offices spanning the United States, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, and South Asia. Chopra himself has received the National Award, one of India’s top honours for its filmmakers, six times. Crisscrossing boundaries, Chopra is the first Indian to be honoured by BAFTA in its history and has been awarded France’s highest civilian award, the Legion of Honour. Yash Chopra has been a pillar in Indian cinema for over three decades and continues to shape the industry with each release.
Praise for Yash Chopra
“Yash Chopra is the godfather of Hindi cinema.” “Chopra is an exemplary director and has extended that knowledge and love for cinema to a state-of-the-art production studio, offering the best resources for his colleagues in the industry.” “With six decades of experience Yash has mastered the art of keeping his work current. He portrays a love story like no other which has earned him not only great box-office success, but also incredible respect from the industry itself.” “A cultural icon, Yash Chopra has encapsulated the essence of Indian cinema in his storytelling, creating visual masterpieces that are emotive, captive, and soulful.”