Dekha Naa Dekhaay
Born and brought up by his widowed mother and maternal uncle, Anupam hails from a conservative affluent family of north Kolkata. When Anupom reaches marriageable age, his uncle starts search for a suitable bride. Helped by Anupam’s friend Harish in matchmaking, they decide on a girl called Kalyani. After negotiating with Kalyani’s dad Sambhunath, they fix up a date of wedding and the amount of the dowry. Things take a bad turn when a verbal spat between the two guardians reach an ugly end heading towards the dissolution of marriage. The fate of the marriage becomes the subject of the film.
Swabhumi Bioscope is using a Tagore short story Aparichita as the essence of the film “Dekha na Dekhae”. Majority of the shot has taken place in Kanyan Palace in Bardhaman. The film’s screenplay and dialogue is by Debobrato Roy and is being directed by Arnab Ghoshal. The film is shot by Aurobinda Dolui and Amit Mondal. Editing is done by Subroto Chatterji and Ashoke Dhara. Music is by Diptalal Choudhory. Songs of the film are sung by Shaan, Shreya Ghoshal, Subhomita, Anwesha and Rupankar. Manager is Arup Mondal and assistant manager Animesh Dasgupta. The films promotion is handled by Indrajit Aich and Devranjan Nag. The cast includes Samadorshi Dutta, Debosmita, Priyanka, Laboni Sorkar, Koushik Banarjee, Pradip Chakravorthy, Prasanno Gayen, Manoj Mitra, and Mrinal Mukherjee.
The film is scheduled to release on 25th Baisakh, Tagore’s birthday.
– Article: Sujit Sengupta, English version by Kush
New Bengali Film News (May, 2011)