Raveena Tandon, audience’s all time favorite will again be seen in Onir’s Shab. The film is a romance drama produced by Sanjay Suri and Onir for Anticlock Films, WSG Pictures, and Surya Entertainment.
The film revolves around lives of people who live on the edge of what society finds acceptable. It is about coming to terms with oneself and accepting other people as they are. The film is set in the cosmopolitan city of Delhi where people from all over the country come to fulfill their dreams. Shab is said to be a film set in South Delhi exploring intense human relationships. Like the mysterious night, the movie unveils its characters slowly.
As per rumors Raveena said that it would be Raveena’s powerful movie and she will stunt everyone by her performance in the film.Shab is all set to screen at the New York Film Festival. To which the film’s director Onir, said: “I am thrilled that the world premiere of the film is happening in New York and that too on my birthday. The New York Film Festival is special as this is the fourth time my film will be screened at the festival,”
It was heard that Onir started his Bollywood career as a film editor for 2001 film Rahul. After working in films like Fun 2shh: Dudes In the 10th Century and Bhoot, Onir directed his first film, My Brother… Nikhil (2005) with Juhi Chawla and Sanjay Suri in lead roles.
The cast includes:
Raveena Tandon as Sonal
Sanjay Suri as Vivek Modi
Ashish Bisht as Afzar
Arpita Chatterjee as Raina
Simon Frenay as Benoit
The movie is all about lives of people who live on the way of what society finds acceptable. It is about coming to terms with oneself and accepting other people as they are. The film is set in the cosmopolitan city of Delhi where people from all over the country come to fulfill their dreams. For some, these dreams are realized, while others remain in an endless pursuit of other elusive dreams. Perhaps it is the hope of ultimately reaching that destination that keeps one going. And then there are others who surrender to the overwhelming power of the city of dreams and get lost in the maze. This film is the story of a coffee shop girl Raina ( Arpita Chatterjee) and the man who loves her Afzar(Ashish Bisht) an aspiring model. Sonal (Raveena Tandon) is a fashion patron who becomes his mentor. The film centers around their intense relationship. Love, hurt and power. Into their lives comes in Benoit (Simon Frenay) a French expat who teaches French in Delhi.
The music has been created by Mithoon and the lyrics of the songs is written by Amitabh S. Verma and Mithoon.