Having lost her father at a tender age, Waheeda Rehman gave up on the dream of becoming a doctor to support her family. Her journey to stardom is a unique one. She started her career with Telugu movies, and eventually went on to achieve widespread success in Bollywood. Conversations With Waheeda Rehman is Waheeda’s account of her struggles during her youth, her loss of loved ones, and her survival in Indian cinema. It is about her experiences gained from acting in movies, and her encounters with some of the most brilliant personalities in Indian cinema like Raj Kapoor, Satyajit Ray, Vijay Anand, and Guru Dutt. A number of anecdotes are mentioned by Waheeda, which depict the ways in which she approached cinema and life in general.