The Kerala Story makers to bring another spine-chilling truth to screen

Bastar is scheduled to be released on April 5, 2024

NEW DELHI | Updated: 28 June, 2023 10:59 am IST

NEW DELHI: After the success of their critically-acclaimed and commercially-successful film ‘The Kerala Story’, filmmaker Vipul Amrutlal Shah and director Sudipto Sen are teaming up once again for a new film titled ‘Bastar’.

The makers have released the poster for the film on social media, generating a buzz among fans. The poster features the title of the film in blood red against a peaceful landscape, which is a clear indication that the film will be a hard-hitting and eye-opening look at the realities of life in Bastar, a region in central India that has been plagued by violence and conflict for many years.

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While no details about the plot of the film have been revealed yet, Shah has said that it will be “another shocking and eye-opener film that is said to be inspired by another true incident”. This suggests that ‘Bastar’ will be another hard-hitting and realistic film from Shah, who is known for his ability to tell stories that are both entertaining and thought-provoking.

Bastar is scheduled to be released on April 5, 2024.

In addition to the announcement poster, Shah and Sen also released a short teaser for the film, which gives a glimpse of the violence caused by Left wing extremism in Bastar, Chhattisgarh. The teaser also features a voiceover by actor Akshay Kumar, who says, “The truth of Bastar is coming to the screen.”

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The teaser has been met with a positive response from fans, who are eager to see what Shah and Sen have in store for them with ‘Bastar’. The film is sure to be a powerful and moving look at the realities of life in Bastar, and it is sure to be a must-see for anyone who is interested in social justice and human rights.

Vipul Amrutlal Shah has directed a number of successful films, including ‘Aankhen’, ‘Holiday’, ‘Force’, ‘Commando’, and ‘Waqt’. He is also the producer of the web series ‘Human’ whereas Sudipto Sen has worked on a number of films and television shows, including ‘The Kerala Story’ and ‘Sanak’. Sen is known for his ability to tell stories that are both entertaining and thought-provoking.

Bastar region, the central theme of the film, has seen Maoist insurgency since the 1980s, displacing thousands of people.

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