BERLIN—Filmmaker Karan Johar says he felt honored and excited after listening to a German chamber orchestra playing songs from "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai," which launched him as a director in 1998.
Karan Johar is representing Indian cinema at the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival where the orchestra played some tunes from the Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukerji-starrer.
The Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra gave a rendition of "Kuch Kuch Hota Hai."
"Was so excited and honored to see this! 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai,'" Johar tweeted on Feb. 18.
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) participated in the European Film Market from Feb. 16-18 in Berlin. The Indian delegation, which also consists of filmmakers like Jahnu Barua and Shaji Karun, is being led by Karan Johar.
Later, the filmmaker also took a quiz related to the film on Twitter.
"I can't believe that I didn't get all right! Shameful!" he tweeted.
"Kuch Kuch Hota Hai," a romantic drama, follows the lives of three characters – Anjali, Rahul and Tina.