Window Productions’ most anticipated project ‘Lokkhi Chhele’ sees the light of the day at the the ‘RapidLion’ international film festival. Directed by National award winning director Kaushik Ganguly, the film stars a talented ensemble cast of Ujjan Ganguly, Churni Ganguly, Ambarish Bhattacharya, amongst others. ‘Lokkhi Chhele’ also becomes the only Indian film to make it to this prestigious stage this year.
Revolving around the topics of superstitions, sociatel beliefs and struggle of humanity, Lokkhi Chhele is a simple yet strong film. Put together by the magicians of unconventional stories- Kaushik Ganguly and Windows Productions, the film is a story of a young doctor fighting the dark side of blind religious belief and it’s stubbornness to abolish inhuman practice. The story presents a beautiful amalgamation of human emotions and mindset.
‘Lokkhi Chhele’ is produced under one of the most prominent banners of Kolkata, Windows Production. Started by Nandita Roy and Shiboprosad Mukherjee, the banner has been in the business for over two decades now. Known for its quality production, the banner has produced films that premiered at acclaimed festivals like Cannes Film Festival. Eager to bring Lokkhi Chhele, the banner is awaiting to release it to the silver screen.
Excited to be a part of such an honoured stage, the lead actor of the film, Ujjan Ganguly expressed his excitement, stating, “It is a great blessing to be able to achieve such an honour so early in my career. ‘Lokkhi Chhele’ is an extremely special film, with a story that needs to be told and I am glad it is reaching a varied and wider audience with the premiere at RapidLion.”
Award winning director Kaushik Ganguly shares, “Lokkhi Chele presents a deeper insight into the beliefs and ideologies of the society, which is a reflection of human behaviour across the globe. While we eagerly await its release in India, I am glad that the story is making its way to an international audience.”
Acclaimed actor-filmmaker and the co-founder of Windows Production Shiboprasad Mukherjee shares, “As a banner we consciously make an attempt to present stories that make a difference, it is extremely gratifying to witness our film receiving an acceptance in the international markets of South Africa with ‘RapidLion’. Being the only Indian film to be premiered at the film festival this year, we are immensely proud of the entire team of ‘Lokkhi Chhele’ that has relentlessly worked to deliver such fine content.”