ZEE5 Global, the largest OTT platform for South Asian content, released its first Bangladeshi Original, Mainkar Chipay on Monday. Directed by internationally acclaimed young film maker Abrar Athar, the short film is a situational thriller and dark comedy starring Afran Nisho, Sariful Raz and Shamol Mawla.
The edgy thriller will also see the three actors share screen space for the first time. The movie showcases Afran Nisho in an entirely new avatar as he drags Sariful Razz, an addict and Shamol Mawla, a peddler into a ‘Mainkar Chipay’ situation. The film has an entertaining and intense storyline which also shows how drugs can lead people into a deadly trap, and is sure to be loved by its audiences.The film was completed in just four days across four locations during the lockdown.
The 40 min movie is co-presented by Godrej Household Products and can be watched for free on the ZEE5 app, and also on www.zee5.com.