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Anurag Kashyap Drops Intriguing Teaser of 'Kastoori'

The long-awaited teaser for the National Award-winning film ‘Kastoori’ has been launched, offering a glimpse into a poignant narrative centered around the pursuit of happiness in childhood. Directed by Vinod Kamble and presented by renowned filmmakers Anurag Kashyap and Nagraj Popatrao Manjule, ‘Kastoori’ plunges into a compelling tale that underscores the profound role children play […]

The long-awaited teaser for the National Award-winning film ‘Kastoori’ has been launched, offering a glimpse into a poignant narrative centered around the pursuit of happiness in childhood. Directed by Vinod Kamble and presented by renowned filmmakers Anurag Kashyap and Nagraj Popatrao Manjule, ‘Kastoori’ plunges into a compelling tale that underscores the profound role children play in rekindling wonder and marvel in our lives.

The film’s narrative revolves around a 14-year-old boy working as a manual scavenger, grappling with societal biases and ridicule due to his body’s distinctive odor. ‘Kastoori’ intricately portrays his journey as he navigates education, societal prejudices, and self-discovery, all while encountering the elusive aroma of Kastoori.

Anurag Kashyap commented on the teaser, saying, “Kastoori is a film of utmost importance in today’s context.” It’s a story that only a few filmmakers can masterfully convey. Vinod has created a moving film based on a heartbreaking story. That’s what brought Nagraj and me together to present it to the world. We are confident that the audience will enthusiastically embrace the film.”

 

 

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Notably, ‘Kastoori’ has also secured nominations for Best Film, Best Director, and Best Child Actor at the New York Indian Film Festival. Director Vinod Kamble expressed his excitement, stating, “This film is a testament to dedication and passion. The teaser launch marks a significant milestone. ‘Kastoori’ weaves a universal tale of fortitude, education, and the fragrant essence of self-discovery. We hope the audience embraces the film’s essence and connects with its characters intimately.”

The movie is slated to hit theaters on December 8, promising a compelling and heartfelt cinematic experience.

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