Ajay Kapoor Collaborates With Fauda Director Rotem Shamir For His Upcoming Film Garud!

Ajay Kapoor collaborates with Fauda director Rotem Shamir for his upcoming film Garud. 

Filmmaker Ajay Kapoor has joined hands with director Rotem Shamir.Fauda fame for his upcoming project, Garud. Inspired by real events, the film is a fictionalized depiction of the rescue mission in Afghanistan. 

Filmmakers Ajay Kapoor and Subhash Kale recently announced their upcoming film, Garud.

The big-budget project will present a heartening story. That was inspired by the true events of the Afghan rescue crisis. Now, Ajay Kapoor has collaborated with the international director Rotem Shamir. He was known for globally acclaimed successes like Fauda, Hit and Run, and Hostages, the big-budget film.


The makers announced Garud in September 2021. Inspired by real events, the film is a fictionalized depiction of the rescue mission in Afghanistan. It is based on the story of an ITBP officer. And his special forces team. Mounted on a large scale, the filmmaker duo Ajay Kapoor and Subhash Kale. That has been roping in the best team possible. Taking the first step towards the visionary aim, Ajay Kapoor. He has signed director Rotem Shamir, for his first Indian project.

Announcing the director, Ajay Kapoor said, “Garud is a huge project for me, I’m emotionally driven to the film and want to give it the best treatment possible. Rotem Shamir is a renowned filmmaker and has a great experience in the sensibilities that we are looking at for Garud. Rotem Shamir and I are planning various projects together as a team. Being from Israel and having made a show about the conditions of hostages, the understanding and vision he possesses will help us. We wanted someone to grasp the emotional quotient as well as cater to the international sensibilities as the subject has a universal appeal.”

Subhash Kale added, “Right from the inception, we have been working on bringing together the best team possible for Garud. We are tapping into all avenues, and I am looking forward to this project.”

Rotem Shamir is excited about his first Hindi film. He said, “Garud is a very exciting film, while it is focused on the Indian aspect of the story, it has a universal appeal that promises to connect with people all across. I have been fascinated with the content from the Indian entertainment industry for a long time, hence when Ajay Kapoor brought this film to me, I knew I had to take it. Especially looking forward to working with Ajay Kapoor, who has been associated with so many varied films, I am excited about the long-term association with Ajay Kapoor.


Inspired by real events, Garud presents a fictionalized depiction of the rescue mission in Afghanistan, based on the story of an officer in the Garud Commando Force, a special forces unit of the Indian Air Force. Garud’s music will be given by Ravi Basrur, who has worked in films like KGF and KGF2. The film’s story and concept are credited to Subhash Kale. The makers are targeting to release the film on