Lav Kush

Director: K A Abbas


Luv and Kush were the twin sons of the mythological king Ram. They were known for their bravery and valour and belief in justice and fairness. This film depicts their adventures in the forest where they grew up and illustrates the importance of bravery and kindness in kids.


Director’s Biography: K A Abbas

Director, novelist, screenwriter, journalist and columnist Khwaja Ahmad Abbas was one of the most influential but underrated man of Indian cinema. An unparalleled screenwriter, he wrote ‘Neecha Nagar’ which in 1946 won the highest prize at the first ever Cannes Film Festival. He also wrote Raj Kapoor’s biggest hits – ‘Awaara’, ‘Shri 420’, ‘Mera Naam Joker’ and ‘Bobby’. A director par excellence, he made hits such as ‘Dharti Ke Lal’, ‘Pardesi’ and ‘Saat Hindustani’ and launched the careers of many popular actors, including Amitabh Bachchan. He died in 1987.