The Hero – A Bollywood Story

There are only a few things in the world that epitomize hope, dreams and magic and one of them is Indian cinema. And in life, like in Bollywood, some dreams come true, some fall through and some just take longer. Watch this story of a father and son on a journey – Bollywood style – with Google Search by their side. #GoogleAtTheMovies

Agency: Lowe Lintas Delhi

Creative: Arun Iyer, Shayondeep Pal, Amar Singh, Arko Provo Bose, Manzoor Alam

Account Management: Naveen Gaur, Nikhil Mahajan, Dallbir Singh, Naman Pal

Planning: Anurag Prasad, Sumant Bhattacharya

Production House: Chrome Pictures
Director: Amit Sharma

Music: Clinton Cerejo

Singer: Kannan Mohan

Lyricist: Amitabh Bhattacharya

Google Search: Reunion

Partitions divide countries, friendships find a way
(Use captions to translate the film in 9 languages including French, Malayalam and Urdu)
The India-Pakistan partition in 1947 separated many friends and families overnight. A granddaughter in India decides to surprise her grandfather on his birthday by reuniting him with his childhood friend (who is now in Pakistan) after over 6 decades of separation, with a little help from Google Search.

Google – Year In Search 2016

See what the world searched for in 2016. | #YearInSearch

Music: Grace VanderWaal – Light The Sky |

Watch past Year In Search videos:

C R E D I T S:
Brexit – Ruptly
Trump & Hillary Supporters – Associated Press (AP)
US Election map: ABC
BLM Protesters – AP
Dallas PD Vigil – Ruptly
Dallas PD memorial – ITN News Source
Orlando PD – Steven Fernandez
Aleppo Wall – Russia Insider
Omran Daqneesh – AP
Refugees welcome – Shay Murphy
Justin Trudeau at pride – Canadian Press
Hillary Clinton @ DNC – CNN
Doaa Elghobashy @ Olympics – AP
Simone Biles performance – USA Gymnastics
Prince with guitar – Richard E. Aaaron
Special thanks to
Ali with mic – AP
Bowie with Lighting Bolt – Duffy Archive & Bowie Archive
Aziz Ansari w/ Lighting – Photo by Crackerfarm/Under The Table
Additional Lighting Makeup shot – Dade Freeman
Bear and Deer – JukinMedia
Secret Life of Pets available on Google Play
Zianna Speaks to City Council – CNN
Refugees at Sea – Vice News
Border embrace – ITN/Reuters
Dallas Protest – Dallas Morning News