It took three years to film one scene in Sholay, one of the most iconic Indian films, according to Amitabh Bachchan.
Bachchan, who is considered to be one of the greatest actors of his time, has claimed the director, Ramesh Sippy, was always on the quest for perfection – which often led to scenes taking much longer than anticipated.
The film, which was released in 1975, was crowned the best film of the last 50 years in 2005 and Bachchan has claimed they spent years searching for the perfect shot.
“There was particular kind of lighting that was required for the shot. Our