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‘Dunno Y Love is Love’ to be screened at the Cardiff International film festival

‘Love is Love’, is a trilogy of 11 international Award winning Dunno Y Na Jaane Kyun that stars actors like Zarina Wahab, Kapil Kaustubh Sharma, Yuvraaj Parashar, Kitu Gidwani, Bidita Bag, Mona Ambegaonkar and Shahjahan. ‘Love is Love’ is the only Bollywood film to be screened at the prestigious Cardiff International film festival this year.

When asked actor-producer Yuvraaj Parashar about the screening he said, “It’s an honor that Dunno Y is making India proud Overseas… as it will be screened alongside other talented artists. I am thankful to all the cast and crew members of Love is Love whose hard work and passion has got us to this platform today.” The film also witnesses the debut of Zeenat Aman’s son Zahaan Khan as a music composer.

Till date films like Gangs of Wasseypur has been screened at Cardiff International film festival.

“India is creating some exciting cinema and we at Cardiff International Film Festival are very excited to showcase this at our platform. Dunno Y 3 is one them and we are looking forward to welcome the film, the cast and crew to Cardiff,” says Rahil Sayed the director of Cardiff International film festival.

The film Dunno Y: Love is Love is written and directed by Kapil Kaustubh Sharma and is produced by Yuvraaj Parashar.

Get ready to groove this Ganesh Chaturthi with Yuvraaj Parashar’s ‘Atharva’

The 1o day Ganesh Chaturthi celebration in India is incomplete without special song, dance numbers and strong emotional connect. This festive season actor Yuvraaj Parashar has come up with a devotional track called ‘Atharva’. Recently, the song was launched at Sahara Star, Mumbai. To support the actor Yuvraaj Parashar several Bollywood celebrities like Zeenat Aman, Kapil Kaustubh Sharma, Shantipriya, Suhel Ali Khan, Vibhoutee Sharma and many more, attended the event.

When asked veteran actress Zeenat Aman about Yuvraaj’s ‘Atharva’ song, she stated that, “‘Atharva’ is a beautiful song and I am very proud to see Yuvraaj excelling in his career. I remember the day I met Yuvraaj, he was performing in Norway, and at that moment I realized that he is a talented person, along with being a perfect actor he is also a professionally trained classical dancer. I was very impressed by him then and now watching him perform in ‘Atharva’ is amazing. I enjoyed ‘Atharva’ a lot. I wish Yuvraaj all the best for all his future projects.”

‘Atharva’ is a unique devotional song that was released just before the arrival of Lord Ganesha. The traditional rhythm of dhol, taashas and high energy dancing can be seen throughout the video. The devotional energetic song literally gives rise to a very spiritual atmosphere. The song is groovy and will keep you dancing right from the beginning till the end.

“’Atharva’ is a very special song for me, as it was my father’s dream and his blessings that kept me focused towards my goals and achieve this huge milestone. I completely remember as a child; I always visited Ganpati pandals and danced on the tune of Ganpati songs. It’s a nostalgic moment for me as well as a proud moment. I hope the audience connects with the song and enjoy it on this Ganesh Chaturthi,” states Yuvraaj Parashar.

‘Atharva’ features devotee Yuvraaj Parashar along with fabulous dancers and professionally trained dhol players expressing their love and devotion by worshiping lord Ganesha. The thumping tune of the song evokes reverence and awe. The song has been composed by Nikhil V Kamath and is sung by Divya Kumar with lyrics by Vimal Kashyap.

‘Atharva’ is directed and choreographed by Neerav Bavlecha and produced by Rajkumari Satyaprakash Parashar presented by Movies Masti Magic Studios. The music video ‘Atharva’ is now available on Yuvraaj’s youtube channel ‘Aum Web Studio’.

Mona Ambegaonkar joins the cast of “Love Life & Screw Ups 2”

Mona Ambegaonkar has reached at the peak of her career where she is known for her brilliant acting in Indian cinema and television. She has done around 15 plays, 18 feature films, 38 TV projects and the list goes on. The zeal to accomplish success in her life has carried her long way.

Mona will soon be seen in Kapil Kaustubh Sharma’s ‘Love Life & Screw Ups’ season 2 as a Maharashtrian lady. She plays an interesting character of a mother who is in search of a groom for her daughter.  It is a comedy drama which depicts a lady who is very conservative in nature yet funny & simple but likes to gossip at the same time.

“The Evening Shadows” actress will also be seen in another of Kapil Kaustubh Sharm’s film called Dunno Why: love is love in which Mona plays a supportive elder sister to her gay brother and fights for him against the world. The trailer was recently released at the Kashish international film festival in Mumbai and the trailer will be released soon.

Love Life & Screw Ups stars Zeenat Aman, Zarina Wahab, Pratima Kannan, Mahabanoo Mody Kotwal, Dolly Thakore, Yuvraaj Parashar, Diandra Soares, Rachel White, Ridhima Bedi and Kapil Kaustubh Sharma. Music is by Nikhil Kamath, a song sung by Salma Agha, produced by Yuvraaj Parashar, written & directed by Kapil Kaustubh Sharma.

Bidita Bag promotes ‘Moksh to Maya’ amidst a fracture

Bidita Bag who has a release lined up this week with “Moksh to Maya” was spotted promoting her film with a cast on her leg. When enquired about the same she stated, “ I fractured my leg during   a dance sequence while shooting for my next film, we thought it was nothing serious at first but later it turned out to be a fracture, so I had to return back home.” However, this did not stop her from fulfilling her commitment to the film “Moksh To Maya”.

“I am very grateful of Bidita for continuing to promote the film even after her injury. I can see that she is undergoing a lot of pain but she is giving priority to her commitments which is commendable on her part,” said Manoj Singh who is all set to make his directorial debut in Bollywood with the drama-thriller “Moksh to Maya” which is set to release on 26th July 2019.

The story of “Moksh to Maya” revolves around the character of “Maya” that is in a hurdle of life where she decides to choose her desires and faces the consequences with pride.

‘Moksh to Maya’ stars Bidita Bag, Ehsaan Khan, Raj Premi, Neeraj Bharaddwaj, Muni Jha, Syed Raza Ahmed, Shweta Thakore, Maitrik Thakkar, Megha Bhatt, Karnam Rajani, Sima Pari and Rahul Sinha.

The movie Moksh To Maya is written by Kapil Kaustubh Sharma and produced by Antaraa creation LLP, Sweta Thakore, Neeraj Bharaddwaj, Ramesh Rajpurohit, Krishnajee. The forthcoming movie trailer has garnered a lot of recognition online and will be releasing on 26 July 2019.

No Roadblocks for actress Bidita Bag

Actress Bidita Bag ,popularly known for her sensational role in film ‘Babumoshai Bandukbaaz’ and  also for  her  performance in biographical period drama film  ‘Sholay Girl’, will now be seen in a thriller film ‘Moksh to Maya’ directed by Manoj Singh, written by Kapil Kaustubh Sharma . Bidita plays the character named ‘Moksh’, a free bird who decides to choose her desire and face its consequences with pride, depicting her bold and mysterious journey.

Director Manoj Singh recalls an incident, during the shoot, when Bidita’s passion and dedication towards her work impressed him. Manoj singh narrates that how the actress was so resolute towards the film that she once walked to the location and did not even express her agony about it. “We were shooting in Alwar, Rajasthan, and the location was around 5km from the hotel and due to some local elections, the roads were blocked so instead of going back to the hotel Bidita walked 2kms through the farms and reached the shoot location,” Quoted the director Manoj Singh.

As she reached the set all the crew members were amazed by her dedication and could not stop praising her professionalism. She believes that it takes a lot to make a film and each day in the process requires a lot of effort, by a huge no of crew members associated. Every day there is a lot of finance on stake by the makers, so she cannot afford to let them down with these minor uncalled obstacles in the making. Understanding this she chose to walk through the farms and not cancel the shoot.

Undoubtedly the actor has a promising career in the industry, with this right attitude towards her profession.

‘Moksh to Maya’ also promotes women empowerment, feminism and many different social causes which gives a wide range of knowledge about the problems faced by women in our society.

Moksh to Maya is slated to release on 26th July 2019 and is produced by Antaraa Creations LLP, Shweta Thakore, Neeraj Bharaddwaj, Ramesh Rajpurohit and Krishnajee.

Peek-a-boo for ‘Dunno Y: Love is Love’ and its fans at Kashish Film Festival

The team of ‘Dunno Y Na Jaane Kyu’ Series recently was at the last day of Kashish Film Festival gave the fans of the series a sneak peek to their latest installment of the series ‘Dunno Y: Love is Love’. The director Kapil Kaustubh Sharma along with some members of his crew and tv and film actress Kitu Gidwani and Mona Ambegaonkar presented before the audience gathered at the Kashish Film Festivals, a trailer of ‘Dunno Y: Love is Love’.

Kashish is the only running LGBTQ film festival and gives a chance to people of the LGBTQ community to showcase their talents and capabilities. On the other hand ‘Dunno Y Na Jane Kyu’ is the longest running LGBTQ film franchise and has its 3 segment ‘Dunno Y: Love is Love’ upcoming, starring Zarina Wahab, Kitu Gidwani, Mona Ambegaonkar, Yuvraaj Parashar, Bidita Bag, Shahjahan and Kapil Kaustubh Sharma. It is directed by Kapil Kaustubh Sharma and produced by Yuvraaj Parashar.

“Kashish Film Festival holds great respect and admiration in my heart because of the history we share together. We used to attend almost all the film festivals held each year and it has given us the confidence we needed to showcase our talent and strengths. It gives a platform to people who need it and uplifts them to where they can showcase and also be seen,” spoke Kapil Kaustubh Sharma the director of the film.

“We wanted to share the first look of the movie here because we understand our roots and wanted to make the audience here feel special. We are going to release the trailer digitally and theatrically later for the rest of the audience but were persistent from the beginning of this film festival. I hope people here liked it and the movie gets a great response worldwide.” further exulted the ‘Dunno Y: Love is love’ director.

The trailer of ‘Dunno Y: Love is love’ was broadcasted amongst the audience at Kashish Film Festival followed by a Q/A session with its final trailer to be released for theatrical and digital platforms later.

Kitu Gidwani goes bad and bold for her next

Kitu Gidwani, known for her spectacular performances in hits like ‘Fashion’, ‘Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na’, ‘Student of the Year’, ‘Ok Jaanu’ and many more is roped in to be a part of ‘Dunno Y Na Jaane Kyu: Love is Love’ where she will be seen portraying a Street Hooker which is completely opposite to any of the characters she has played in the past.

Kitu Gidwani has been a prominent face in the TV industry as well and is in the movie and television business for over 30 years now and has now set upon her foot in the digital web-show space. With her character, she is surely going to make a statement and she aspires to bring a change with a never seen before avatar of hers.

‘Dunno Y Na Jaane Kyun’ is the longest running audio/video content franchise concerning LGBTQ rights in India and is ready with its 3rd installment in ‘Dunno Y Na Jaane Kyu: Love is Love’. It has a wide and star-studded cast of Zarina Wahab, Bidita Bag, Mona Ambegaonkar, Yuvraaj Parashar and Kapil Kaustubh Sharma.

“Kitu Gidwani is a complete professional and has a great understanding of her surroundings and the character where she can deliver magic. As a person she’s very sweet and humble, when I narrated the story on the phone to her, she without any hesitation agreed to be a part of it. She’s an amazing person to work with and be around on the sets and I hope I can do this again.” spoke Kapil Kaustubh Sharma the director of ‘Dunno Y Na Jaane Kyun: Love is Love’

‘Dunno Y Na Jaane Kyun’ franchise is running at various film festivals across the nation and world. The film is also receiving a lot of anticipation and demand amongst the audience and fans on various social media platforms and is expected to be out in the theatres soon.