Like any other new filmmaker, she struggled to direct a film. Kiran Rao says her experience has taught her that filmmakers, who are swimming against the tide, should stay true to themselves to get recognition.
For Randeep Hooda the path to success was not easy. After making his debut in "Monsoon Wedding" in 2001, it took him four years to bag his next project. But now, when he has got a place for himself in the industry, he is not bragging.