The trailer of Meghna Gulzar’s upcoming film ‘Talvar’ based on the controversial Arushi Talwar murder case was launched in Mumbai in a crime scene-like set-up. Meghna along with the film’s lead actors Irrfan Khan, Konkona Sen Sharma and Neeraj Kabi and writer cum co-producer Vishal Bhardwa
Most Mumbaikars have spent atleast a minute of their lives at one of Mumbai's traffic signals. This film is about the lives and travails of people living around a traffic signal in Mumbai. Silsila is the "manager" of one traffic signal, that is he collects the "hafta" (protection tax) from each signal squatter plying his trade. There's Tsunami, a little scavenger boy, there's Rani - a Gujrati girl selling ethnic clothes on the sidewalk, and there's Dominic - a drug addict and the prostitute who feels for him. Then there's Silsila himself, who's an orphan, and reports to Jaffer bhai the local goon. Jaffer bhai in turn reports to Haji the leader of the local mafia. And the hafta, from each traffic signal and territory Haji controls, seeps upward to the politicians. Life is routine, until Silsila and Jaffer bhai get caught up in a chain of events which threatens the very source of their livelihood - the traffic signal itself, and Silsila must either remain mute with fear or protest.
Konkona Sen Sharma
India’s freedom fighter Gour Hari Das took the centre-stage during the music launch of the upcoming biopic titled ‘Gour Hari Dastaan – The Freedom File’ and was humbled by the event that felicitated him. The biopic directed by Anant Mahadevan is based on his life and struggles. Violinist,
The trailer of actor-director Ananth Mahadevan's upcoming biopic ‘Gour Hari Dastaan — The Freedom File’ is out and is doing the rounds of national and international film festivals. The biopic which features a bald Vinay Pathak in the lead role of Gour Haridas is about the struggle of the m