A full length Assamese feature film titled Bahniman is getting ready to bring to the Assamese audience a new take on Assamese entertainment. With the hype around Bahniman, it is only obvious that people are looking forward to the movie. It will be interesting to see the movie as several artists from Bollywood have come together to work in it and this will bring out the regional stars in a completely new light, something which is rare in an Assamese movie.
Bahniman, is an action thriller which has been produced by Barnali Hazarika under the banner of Santoshi Maa Production. The movie has been directed by Aisa Yeh Jahaan fame, Biswajeet Bora. It is the second venture of this production house after The Face.
First teaser poster of the film features Jatin Bora as Bahadur.
The movie’s story-screenplay and dialogues have been penned by director Bora himself. The story of the film revolves around three childhood friends who were lost and destined to different fates. It follows the story of how it all leads them to stand against each other. But time reunites them to fight for the cause of their city which has been grasped by a land mafia. The film is about friendship, lost love and revenge of three main protagonists which is sure to take the Assamese audiences on an emotional and a thrilling journey. The key roles in the film have been essayed by Bollywood actor Yashpal Sharma along with Jatin Bora, Rimi Hazarika, Mr. India winner Bollywood actor Ravi Janghu, Bishnu Khargharia, Bollywood actor Deepraj Rana, Arun Hazarika, Baharul Islam, Nihal Das, Champak Sharma, Manoj Gogoi, Suneet Bora, Bipul Bora, Ramen Tamuly, Arun Bora, Rina Bora and Mahadev Deka.
According to the director, people of Assam will be able to see Jatin Bora in a completely new look. Lead actress Rimi Hazarika from The Face plays the role of an angry police officer in this movie. The action has been directed by Mr. Moses who has been associated with several Bollywood movies like Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, All Is Well, Ramaiya Vastavaiya, Commando, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns etc. The movie will feature three songs followed by one title track which has been composed by Jatin Sharma. One of the songs has been penned by Rajdweep. The film was shot around various beautiful locations of Guwahati, Palashbari, Sonapur by Titu Jena. Edited by two time national award winner Suresh Pai and two time Filmfare award winner, the sound designer for the movie is Arun Nambiar. VFX directed by Bollywood’s Sachin Yadav, executive producer is Phatik Baruah. The movie’s production designer is Nurrudin Ahmed, chief assistant director is Ghanashyam Kalita, Production controller is Ashim Saikia and Production manager is Moni Goswami. Bahniman’s assistant directors are Chandan Deka, Anindita Kalita and Pranjal Saikia, costume designer is Lopamudra Gogoi Bora, make-up is done by Kishore Dangi whereas still photographer is Pallav Jyoti Mahanta. With such strong credentials, it will be interesting to see what the final product looks like.
According to the producer, Barnali Hazarika, the movie will be of duration of 120 minutes and will hit the theatres on 14th October this year.
Article by: Kalyan Kumar Kalita (+91 90850-84875)