A new horizon always keeps alluring for everybody who is stepping out of the threshold of his or her college life. For some of them the goals are already set and for others new objectives, challenges and directions are attracting their attention. This enlivening phase in the life of every youth that offers a concrete direction to their long cherished dreams and ambitions therefore proves to be a decisive milestone in the entire long span of their career. A truly ‘youthful’ Marathi feature film titled as SATRANGI RE that captures these very passionate heartbeats of the fresh young generation is coming soon. The fascinating years of college life pass off at a breathtaking speed propelled by the blazing enthusiasm and the fierce trials of real life accord radically new dimensions to the lives of these same vibrant youth. A completely musical film SATRANGI RE that picturizes the lives of zealous youths aspiring to make a career out of their fervent love for music is releasing on 10th February to leave the audiences completely captivated.
Produced by Ajay Naik under the banner of ‘Vishwas Chitra’, the Marathi feature film SATRANGI RE is being presented by ‘Maitri Productions’ under the able and competent direction of Ajay Sarpotdar already famous by the film ‘Uladhal’. This film that makes an authoritative attempt to comment over the tribulations coming in the way of their lives of fresh young generation because of several complimentary and often conflicting emotions of friendship, love, affectionate relationships and challenging career.
Needless to say, the story of the film SATRANGI RE revolves around the aspirations of the youth…..their intense love for music……..These youth, studying at the final year of engineering are keen to design their own musical band, but obviously each of them is facing ferocious opposition from their family members. The elder family members of Rego, Yezdi. Jai, Jeni, and Nick, each of whom hails from a different family background, too have their expectations and dreams about their children. A story of determined youth, finding themselves gripped amid binding demands from home, career and love, while striving to fulfill their dreams has been highlighted through this film. Amruta Khanwilkar shall be seen performing a unique character of a radio jockey in this film.
Along with youthful actors like Adinath Kothare, Amruta Khanwilkar, Siddhartha Chandekar, Puja Sawant, Bhushan Pradhan and Saumil Shrungarpure, the audiences shall be able to see the other experienced actors and actresses like Vidyadhar Joshi, Uday Tikekar, Shrirang Deshmukh, Madhav Abhyankar, Seema Deshmukh and Supriya Vinod in this dazzling film aptly titled as SATRANGI RE. Based entirely over the theme of music, Adinath Kothare learnt the basics of playing guitar from Ajay Naik and Siddhartha Chandekar playing the role of a drummer artiste underwent a formal training required to play that character of an enthusiastic drummer. Alredy a guitarist Bhushan Pradhan learnt to strike his fingers over a Base Guitar and all of them, viz. Adinath, Bhushan and Siddhartha were greatly benefitted from the active company of Saumil Shrungarpure who has himself been a competent musician already. The audiences shall be enthralled to take a live experience of seeing the efforts each of them have taken for their respective roles in this film. Their idol of their music-loving passionate band named as ‘Gunj’ are deservingly enough, the trio Shankar-Ehsan-Loy who shall be seen for the first time appearing in a Marathi feature film under the pretext of their roles through the film SATRANGI RE.
It is through the film SATRANGI RE, Ajay Naik has brought about a perfect blend of the variety colours in the rainbow shaping before the ambitious youth and the fresh new pattern of music that attracts the new generation. After working successfully for over 13 years in the world of Information Technology, Ajay Naik took a bold decision to step into the domain of entertainment industry to pursue his yearning for music and laid down the foundation of his production house ‘Maitri Productions’. Through his very first film ‘Satrangi Re’, he is making his debut as a producer, concept designer, music director and a lyrics composer. Prior to this he has designed the two musical albums called ‘Manrang’ and ‘Yaari Tuzi’. The heart-touching songs in the film SATRANGI RE, are composed by both, Ajay Naik and Guru Thakur, and they have been sung by the equally youthful singers with their melodious voices like Shankar Mahadevan, Shaan, Rahul Deshpande, Sunidhi Chauhan, Mahesh Kale, Jasraj Joshi, Sumitra Ayyar, Swapnil Bandodkar and Swapnaja Lele. Published by ‘Everest Entertainment’, the audio cassette of the film SATRANGI RE contains the 8 distinct songs presenting different shades of emotions such as ‘Satrangi Re’, ‘Yaari Tuzi’, ‘Swapnatil Tu Pari’, ‘Dur Rahile Gaav’ ‘Valanavari Jarase’ ‘Nave He Vishwa Saare’, ‘Yaari Tuzi’ (in a different tone and style), and ‘Rock the Dance Floor’ have been included.
The story of this film has been written by Ajay Naik whereas Milind Phatak and Hemant Dhome have written the screenplay and the dialogues are written by Hemant Dhome and Kshitij Patwardhan. The cinematography of the film SATRANGI RE has been handled by Sandip Patil and Bunty Saini has been the editor of this film. Makeup artiste Atul Shidhaye has a lion’s share in according a vibrant youthful look to the entire film with Sanjay Davra as the executive producer along with Shweta Haveli and Divya Mehta as the able art directors of the film.
A film that picturizes the world of their youthful emotions of the young fresh generation is releasing soon on 10th February to captivate the audiences.