Tollywood superstar Dev’s upcoming thriller film, Kabir helmed by Aniket Chattopadhyay is gripping and backed by a political-social commentary.
The Bengali film starring Dev Adhikari, Rukmini Maitra and Priyanka Sarkar is set to hit the theatres on 13 April 2018. Movie enthusiasts and film societies were all thrilled after seeing the creativity that poured after the release of the sand art teaser. The promotional campaign for Kabir was kicked off by the entire team. The film has some kick-ass strategies to attract attention and even the look of the film looks gripping and very intriguing. Dev Entertainment Ventures that is owned by actor Dev did not release the teaser in a traditional way, and chose to do something off-beat.
Watch the sand art teaser here:
The film’s central theme revolves around the co-founder of Indian Mujahideen, Yasin Bhatkal, and his conspiracies behind several bomb blasts in India. The film will present the series of blasts in Mumbai. The Bengali thriller film also narrates Yasin’s arrest by the Indian intelligence agencies in 2013 from the Indo-Nepal border.
Watch the teaser of the film:
Kabir is a reflective imagery of war through several perspectives. It creates a structure from the perspective of a soldier, a leader, a commoner, a journalist, a jihadi, and a professor. Actors Rukmini Maitra and Priyanka Chakraborty both play a significant role in the film where the latter plays the role of a police officer.
Also, watch the trailer:
The film is a high budget movie that will replicate the grave situations that arose due to terror and the occurrences of the bomb blasts.
The highest grossing superstar of the Bengali film industry, Dev created ripples on social media after the release of the song “Tere Dargha Pe”, hummed by Ishan Mitra, Kishan Berua and composed Indradeep Dasgupta. The track received more than two lakh views in just three days. The song has merged qawwali with Ishan Mitra, Krishna Beuraa, Indraadip Das Gupta’s unique voice. Dev is the owner of the production house Dev Entertainment Ventures Pvt. Ltd and apart from acting and producing, he is also a singer and film writer. He is recognised for his contributions to Bengali Cinema.
As about the female protagonist Rukmini, she made her debut in the Bengali film ‘Chaamp’ last year. The film starred both Dev, Priyanka Sarkar as well.
Check out the song “Tere Darga Pe” from the movie:
The audiences have high expectations considering the star cast and promotional stunts that ‘Kabir’ has offered ahead of its release date.
Director: Aniket Chattopadhyay
Writer: Aniket Chattopadhyay
Produced by: Dev Entertainment Ventures
Cast: Dev Adhikari, Rukmini Maitra, Priyanka Chakraborty
Music: Indraadip Dasgupta
Release date: 13 April 2018