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"A beautiful message can be told in short span of time. Also, talented are better able to showcase their skill-set in the short film format." Daughter of actors dharmendra and hema malini, Esha, who made her debut with 'Koi Mere dil Se Pooche' (2002), and has to her credit around 30 movies, including Mani Ratnam's tamil film 'Aaytha Ezhuthu', says she is now all set to get into production too, considering the experience she has garnered by spending years in the industry.
Talking about the roles she wants to essay, Deol, citing the example of her short-film says she is all for strong characters that 'say' something. "In 'Cake Walk', I played a divorced chef. My character had a beautiful message to convey to the audiences. The same goes for my next film. I'm not looking at the length of the role but the strength of the role." The actor, who recently wrote the book 'Amma Mia', published by Penguin Random house india says she wanted to share what a new mother goes through.