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Bangladeshi film 'Shikari' to be screened in Malaysia

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  • 24th November, 2016 08:56:13 PM
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Bangladeshi film 'Shikari' to be screened in Malaysia

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Shikari, a Bengali film jointly produced by Bangladesh and India, will be screened in a Kuala Lumpur cinema hall.


Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu will inaugurate the screening of the film on November 27 at Federal Cinema Hall on Jalan Raza Road in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur.


Shikari, subtitled Hunter, is a 2016 Bangladesh-India joint venture action thriller drama film directed by Joydeep Mukherjee and Zakir Hossain Simanto. Produced by Abdul Aziz and Himanshu Dhanuka under the Jaaz Multimedia and Eskay Movies banners, Bangladeshi celebrated actor Shakib Khan and Indian Tollywood (Bengali) heartthrob Srabanti Chatterjee and veteran actor Sabyasachi Chakrabarty casted in the film.


The film also features Amit Hasan, Kharaj Mukherjee, Shupriyo Dutta and Rahul Dev in supporting roles.


It is an official remake of the 2009 Tamil movie Aadhavan which was itself inspired from the 1990 Malayalam movie His Highness Abdullah.


The soundtrack album and background score of the film was composed by Indradeep Dasgupta.