Filmmaker and director Harish Shah has passed away. He breathed his last at six o’clock this morning. According to information received from Harish’s brother Vinod Shah, he had been battling cancer for a long time. Harish Shah was counted among the big Bollywood producers. His main films include ‘Kala Sona’, ‘Mere Jeevan Saathi’, ‘Ram Tere Kisna Naam’, ‘Dhan Daulat’, ‘Jaljala’, ‘Jala-The Trap’ among others.
Harish Shah produced ‘Why Me’, a cancer-based film. The film also won the President Award. Explain that he was active in the film industry for the last forty years.
Harish Shah started his career in filmmaking with the film ‘Dil Aur Mohabbat’ directed by Anand Dutt in 1968. The film stars Ashok Kumar, Joy Mukherjee and Sharmila Tagore in the lead roles. After that he also produced films like ‘Mere Jeevan Saathi’ and ‘Kala Sona’. Along with film production, Harish Shah also got an understanding of film direction. He made his directorial debut in the 1980 drama film Dhan Daulat by Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh and Pran.
After this Harish also directed Dharmendra, Karan Kapoor and Shatrughan Sinha’s film ‘Jaljala’ in the year 1988 and Rekha, Mithun Chakraborty and Deepika Amen’s film ‘Ab Insaaf Hoga’ in 1995. Only after these films did Harish get away from directing. Meanwhile, he joined the production team of the 1981 film ‘Hotel’ under the direction of Shyam Ramsay and Tulsi Ramsay. Along with this, he also showed his skill in filmmaking in the film ‘Ram Tere Kitne Naam’ by Sanjeev Kumar, Rekha and Prem Chopra, directed by P Madhavan in 1985.
After the production of Sunny Deol, Tabu, Reema Sen and Amrish Puri’s film Jala – The Trap in 2003, Harish became completely distant from the film world. Remind that in the last few months, Hindi cinema has seen Rishi Kapoor, Irrfan Khan, Wajid Khan, Yogesh,