By Gitesh Pandya
The long awaited MIRZYA title track has made its world premiere. CINESTAAN Film Company and ROMP Pictures proudly present Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s – MIRZYA, a film inspired by the legendary ‘Mirza Sahiban’, a tragic tale of star-crossed lovers. Accompanied by heightened drama and action packed sequences, the film plays out in two parallel worlds – the legendry folklore and modern day in Rajasthan, India.
As the lovers grapple with forces that seek to keep them apart in both avatars, they discover that a moment of true love together is worth sacrificing lifetimes apart. The film introduces Harshvardhan Kapoor and Saiyami Kher, along with Anuj Chaudhary, all of whom make a dramatic entry into the world of cinema in this untold love story of estranged soulmates. Along with them are the screen masters, Om Puri, Art Malik, K. K. Raina and supported by Anjali Patil.
The timeless epic is brought to life by the director of Rang De Basanti, Delhi-6 & Bhaag Milka Bhaag, in his inimitable vision, in the words of famed poet and lyricist Gulzar. The musical craft of Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Polish director of photography Pawel Dyllus, and National Award winning editor P.S Bharathi. All of whom come together to create a cinematic masterpiece that is unrivaled in Indian Cinema.
Songs are credited to Daler Mehendi, Sain Zahoor, Akhtar Chinnal & Nooran Sisters, while Chorus was provided by, The Salvation Singers, Nikita Deshpande & Sapna Pathak. MIRZYA Releases Worldwide on October 7th 2016