The trailer and first look launch of ace director Nitish Roy’s Tadanto took place recently in the august presence of the director, Rituparna Sengupta, singer Jojo, Olivia, Sayantani, Deblina Kumar and others.
The story of Tadanto is set in the eighties when Kolkata is changing with new additions like the construction of the Metro Railways. In the backdrop of a changing city, we have two individuals Abir and Nisha who study in the same college. Despite studying in the same college they are from different backgrounds. Abir is the son of a grocery shop owner while Nisha hails from an affluent family. They fall in love despite the economic disparities.
The story jumps to many years later. Inspector De Sarkar arrives with a constable to enquire about the murder of an affluent mill owner, Dr. Dinesh Chowdhury. He had few members in his family and was volatile and temperamental by nature. His failed marriage made him isolated. Who killed him and why is what the film deals with.
Directed by Nitish Roy, the DOP of the film is Badal Sarkar. The story is by Gandharva Raja while the screenplay has been written down by Nitish Roy and Kaushik Bandopadhyay. Debaditya Datta has written the dialogue of the film while the lyrics are by Kaushik Bandopadhyay.
Rituparna Sengupta (Mona), Priyanka Sarkar (Nisha), Rahul Banerjee (Abhi), Kaushik Sen (Dinesh), Debshankar Halder(De Sarkar), Gautam Halder (Rabi), Biswajit Chakrabarty (Kashinath), Badsha Mitra (Dulal) will be seen essaying pivotal roles in this soon to release film.