Nasreen Munni Kabir who chronicled the lives of Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan in her documentaries, has come up with a book that narrates the making of Guru Dutt's evergreen film Pyaasa titled "The Dialogue of Pyaasa". The book that takes a detailed look at both the man and his work presents a detailed look at the film's making with its famous dialogues and evergreen songs.
Kabir had earlier helmed In Search of Guru Dutt, a three-part documentary on the legendary Indian actor, writer, director and producer on the occasion of his 25th death anniversary.
Pyaasa was released in year 1957. The film was directed and produced by Guru Dutt. Main actor and actresses in this movie Pyaasa were Guru Dutt Mala Sinha, Waheeda Rehman, Johnny Walker and Rehman. The music director of Pyaasa was S.D. Burman and the songs of this film were sung by various playback singers like Geeta Dutt and Mohammed Rafi.