It's time for 'Kolkata Calling' with Riya, Raima and Moon Moon Sen
ainak Bhaumik, who’s known for his own brand of films like Aamra, Bedroom, Ami Aar Amar Girlfriends, Maach Mishti & More, is starting off with his upcoming venture Kolkata Calling along with new production company Jalan International Films.
At the launch party at Nocturne lounge recently, producer Brij Jalan officially announced his first project Kolkata Calling and also shared his plans about his forthcoming ventures which include his next with Aniket Chatterjee titled Janala Diye Bou Palalo, and an untitled film with director Raja Chanda lined up.
Present at the occasion were the cast members of Kolkata Calling including Moon Moon Sen, Raima Sen, Riya sen, June Maliah alongside director Mainak Bhaumik. Also present were Aniket Chatterjee along with Amrita Chattopadhyay, Raja Chanda, designer and actor Neha Panda.
Kolkata Calling, as the name connotes, renders the cosmopolitan city of Kolkata, a diversified section of class of people and thought process. The film is an amalgamation of three stories with the cultural crisis as the common factor, and reveals the youth of today facing major conflict within oneself.
The film is based on a documentary film-maker played by Kaushik Sen, and captures the retro look of Kolkata, shedding light on politics, love and relationships through the lens of the film-maker. The movie also features Ritwik and Samrat amongst others.
“Mainak sketches human emotions really well, and he is the only director who can identify with the youth, know them and understand them,” said a happy mother in Moon Moon Sen, who was quite happy to have been presented with the opportunity to be a part of the same film with both her daughters.
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