Bibia Films yesterday announced their debut film titled Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai and unveiled the movie’s appealing logo. Produced by Purnima Mead of Bibia Films, the film marks the directorial debut of Keshhav Panneriy. It stars Arbaaz Khan, Ashutosh Rana, Prem Chopra, Supriya Pathak, Manjari Phadnis and Himash Kohli in important roles, with other star cast members including Rati Agnihotri, Ayan Mehta, Raju Kher and Roma Bali. The film is slated for release on November 18, 2016.
The film’s logo was unveiled by T.P. Aggarwal and the event was attended by producer Purnima Mead, the star cast of the film, and director Keshhav Panneriy. The highlight of the event was the way the characters were introduced to the audience. Commenting on her decision to back this project, Purnima Mead said,
“Getting a real good script these days of content backed cinema is not an easy task. Having worked with Keshhav before, we had absolutely no hesitation in green lighting it. We are all very excited about this project and are sure audiences will share the same sentiment when the movie hits the theatres.”
A visibly excited Keshhav Panneriy shared,
“Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai for me is a very special film as it would be my first full-length Hindi commercial film. More importantly the story of this film is very intriguing and I am really excited about this project. I am also very grateful to Purnima Mead and Bibia Films for trusting my vision. Also I have bunch of great actors in the film who have done a fabulous job and are also providing inputs to make the script much more interesting.”
The film is in the last leg of its shooting schedule and soon the post production for the same will start. The film has been shot at never seen before locations of Mumbai, Manhattan, New York, the royal palaces of Udaipur, and constitutional hall in Washington DC. Vintage cars and great locations have been used to give a great viewing experience to the audiences and the film is slated to release in the last quarter of 2016.
Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai is the story of Alia, a young village girl whose courage helps her break the shackles she was born with and discover herself; it is the story of courage, strength and achievement. Produced by Purnima Mead of Bibia Films and directed by Keshhav Panneriy, the film is written by Amrita Roy and Purnima Mead. Screenplay is by Keshhav Panneriy, with DOP by Rupam Chetiapatra and music by Onkar Minhas, Vishwajeet, Harry Anand, and Siddhant Madhav.