Tuesday, August 08, 2006
Mumbai (UNI): After winning acclaim for his directorial debut
My Brother Nikhil, filmmaker Onir is all set to roll out
his latest offering Bas Ek Pal this month. The movie,
having an ensemble cast of Urmila Matondkar, Juhi Chawla, Sanjay
Suri, Jimmy Shergill and Rehan Engineer, was recently premiered at
the 8th Osian Cinefan film festival and will have a worldwide
release on August 25.
On the music of the film from which he has high hopes, Onir said
''Bas Ek Pal is based on a sensitive theme of modern day
relationships and the songs are insync with the theme. The movie
has in all five tracks, of which four are used in the backdrop of
the movie. Each of the songs bring out a new element of the movie,
to which audiences can relate.'' '' Working with such a talented
group of people, (music composer Viveck Philip and lyricist Amitabh
Verma), some of whom I had already worked with on my past project,
was a wonderful experience. I hope the songs strike a right chord
with the listeners'' he said. The music is being promoted by
industry major TIPS Audio.
Set in the metropolis of Mumbai, the film explores the
complexities of modern urban relationships and is a journey as each
of its character searches for that ever-elusive moment of
happiness, Onir added.