The director recounted how when he first came to Bombay (now Mumbai) from Hyderabad to shoot “Rangeela”, a train ride through the Dharavi slums — introducing him to the dichotomy in the super rich and downright poor living side by side
“Satya”, since its release on July 3, 1998, has garnered cult status as a gangster drama for its realistic depiction of the Indian underworld. It was an accident, says director Ram Gopal Varma, sharing the “truth” about what went behind the making of the “great film”.
“Tomorrow is the 20th birthday of ‘Satya’. It was an accident,” Varma tweeted on Monday.