National award-winning writer-director Ashwini Chaudhary, has completed his next – a socio-political thriller cum research piece based on true life incidents titled ‘Setters’ which promises to keep the audience on the edge of their seats, releasing on the 12th of April 2019.
Prolific movie distributor, NH Studioz who have always backed content driven and massive commercial cinema with projects like Pink, October, Tubelight, Shivaay, Dear Zindagi, Harry Met Sejal and Begum Jaan are co-producing the film
Shreyans Hirawat of NH Studioz states, “After watching the multi starrer, we are very happy to align forces with such a bold and content driven film. All the actors have done a commendable job with their on-screen portrayals and brought to life a subject that is so relevant in such a seamlessly realistic manner which will make the audiences wake up and take note. We are a content-driven company and believe that if the content of a particular movie is taken to the right audiences at the right time, achieving the eyeball effect becomes easier. We are hopeful that Setters will further set a higher benchmark in terms of what message it wants to put out.”
Vikash Mani Of Lovely Films states, “I’m happy that the extensive research undertaken on the script and the overall execution on the film is finally being recognised by one of the pioneers from the industry. The film will definitely depict the employment and education loopholes and scams from a very realistic perspective.”
Shot across Banaras, New Delhi, Jaipur and Mumbai, Setters is scripted by Siraj Ahmed, produced by Lovely Films Production. Acclaimed composers and music directors Salim Sulaiman have contributed to the music.
The plot of the film revolves around the rackets and scams that have infiltrated into the employment and education market to appease desperate youngsters vying for limited opportunities in government offices. It is a real time narrative that exposes the modus operandi of the mafia who have created a parallel nexus and always avoid incarceration due to money and muscle power.
The film entails an interesting ensemble of actors such as Aftab Shivdasani, Shreyas Talpade, Sonnalli Seygall, Ishita Dutta, Pavan Malhotra, Vijay Raaz, Jameel Khan, Manu Rishi amongst others.