Director: P Singh, Jitendra Tiwari
Cast: Jimmy Shergill,
Ashutosh Rana, Sanjay Suri
Set in the backdrop of Uttar Pradesh, the Jimmy Shergill and Ashutosh Rana starrer is a combination of several real life communally charged incidents. Although it is alleged that the movie deals with the Muzzafarnagar riots of 2013, co-producer Vyas Verma rejects the claim.
Trivia: According to media reports, a PIL has alleged that Jimmy Shergill’s character is based on politician Sangeet Som
Raman Raghav 2.0
Director: Anurag Kashyap
Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Vicky Kaushal
Directed by Anurag Kashyap, the movie is based on the life of serial killer Raman Raghav who had terrorised the streets of
Mumbai in the 1960s but was later caught and confessed to his crimes. The title role is being portrayed by Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
Trivia: The movie was shot in just 20 days
The World Is Funny
Director: Shemi Zarhin
Cast: Assi Levy, Eli Finish, Danny Steg
Israeli Film Festival is bringing down five films to the city. The World Is Funny, about a household help who takes inspiration from her jobs to write stories, will be the first movie. Organised by the Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation in association with Consulate General of Israel in Bengaluru at the Max Mueller Bhavan in Chennai. 27 June, 6.15 pm onward. Details: 28331314