MUMBAI: In a world torn apart by untold misery and turmoil, one needs a balm to heal the near hapless state of humanity at large. Today, all over the world, the message of peace has taken a whole new meaning. One such initiative The Day After Peace – a documentary by English filmmaker Jeremy Gilley will be aired on Pix.
Along with the, The Day After Peace is The Peace One Day Concert, by Gilley. The Day After Peace highlights the need for polio vaccination in a war torn country and how Jeremy and Jude Law try to manage against all odds with help from Angelina Jolie.
The Peace One Day Concert will feature performances by singer and song writer Bryan Adams alongside Annie Lennox. Also, joining them would be other celebrities and guests like Jude Law.
As part of the celebration, Pix has slated a special telecast of the Peace One Day Concert and The Day after Peace on 1 January, 2009 from 5 pm onwards.
The Peace One Day Concert is an event with support from some personalities such as Kofi Annan, The Dalai Lama, Angelina Jolie, Jude Law, Annie Lennox to name a few.
Pix business head Sunder Aaron said, "One of the immediate after effects of Mumbai terror attacks was an unprecedented unity across communities. The PIX initiative to celebrate 1st January 2009 as the Peace Day, aims to promote and spread the message of peace, love and unity to the universal community. The day marks a new beginning, a time to heal and a time to join our hearts and hands in prayer for world peace."