In the august presence of actor turned MP, Dev, minister Arup Biswas and director Srijit Mukherjee, the trailer and the logo launch of the second directorial venture of Arindam Sil “Ebar Shabor” took place at ITC Sonar Bangla. The cast and crew of the film also were present at the logo and trailer launch of this upcoming Bengali suspense thriller film.
Arindam Sil made his directorial debut with Aborto which was a family drama based on the intricacies of human relationships. However in his second directorial venture, the actor-director has turned to suspense and thriller.
Ebar Shabor’s story revolves around a Kolkata Police Detective Department officer named Shabor Dasgupta. The film starts as a murder mystery and then becomes a relationship thriller only to end as a love story. The film is based on a story written by the eminent Bengali writer Sirshendu Mukherjee titled Rwin.
Subhrajit Dutta plays the role of Nandu, Shabor’s assistant. Swastika Mukherjee plays the role of Mitali who is murdered in the film while Paayel plays her cousin Jayeeta’s role.
Shot by Sirsha Ray, the music of this upcoming Bengali film has been composed by Bickram Ghosh with lyrics by Sugato Ghosh. Sujoy Dutta Roy handles the editing department while the costumes have been done by Sulagna Roy Chowdhury.
The film Ebar Shabor has a great cast consisting of Swastika Mukherjee, Abir Chatterjee, Paayel Sarkar, Rahul Banerjee, Deboleena Dutt, Ritwik Chakraborty, Deepankar De, Santu Mukherjee, June Maliah, Nitya Ganguly, Subhrajit Dutta, Junela Ghosh, Sutapa Banerjee and others. Ebar Shabor incidentally is the first Bengali film to be shot in Red Epic Dragon camera.
Produced by Reliance Entertainment and Mundus services, Ebar Shabor is slated for release on the 2nd of January, 2015.