By SAT News Desk
Mumbai/Melbourne, August 21, 2021: Netflix releases the trailer of its upcoming anthology film Ankahi Kahaniya, which promises to take viewers through an intriguing journey of love, longing, relationships, and many emotions. The three unique stories are set to premiere on Netflix on September 17, 2021.
‘Ek tha Raja, Ek thi Rani, Dono mil gaye, Khatam kahani’ is a story that everyone remembers from their childhood but what if someone finds comfort when they part ways? Netflix presents to you ‘Ankahi Kahaniya’ – three unheard and untold tales of love that will make you wonder – What is love?
Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, known for her intriguing stories and captivating narratives, returns with a tale of love that blurs the lines between reality and fantasy. Talking about her film she said, “With every story I want to challenge myself as a storyteller and create varied emotional connections between the viewers and the characters that will last in their minds for a while. I hope with this story I can captivate the imagination of movie lovers with questions of untold and unanswered emotions every human goes through. I am very glad that our story will reach the world with Netflix belief and impact. ”
“This is a story of the city in the 1980s and young love in the world of single screen theatres. When you’re young and caged in Mumbai, looking for love’s a sweet escape. And what’s better than finding it at the movies, however fleetingly?
Bringing together some of the finest talents and best minds from the entertainment industry, Ankahi Kahaniya is produced by RSVP movies and directed by three acclaimed directors, Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, Abhishek Chaubey, and Saket Chaudhary – and boasts an impressive ensemble cast comprising – Abhishek Banerjee, Rinku Mahadeo, Rajguru, Dellzad Hiwale, Kunal Kapoor, Zoya Hussain, Nikhil Dwivedi & Palomi.
Speaking about the genre and storytelling filmmaker Saket Chaudhary said, “Love stories have always been one of my favourite genres. It is a pleasure to be a part of Ankahi Kahaniya’s thriving story theme. It was great working alongside a talented set of directors and collaborating with Netflix for this anthology.”
Pratiksha Rao, Director, Films and Licensing, Netflix India said, “As we expand our film slate in India, we are thrilled to announce our new anthology film, Ankahi Kahaniyan. These unexpected love stories are brought to life by incredibly talented filmmakers, cast and crew, and we can’t wait to bring it to our members.”
Ankahi Kahaniya will premiere exclusively on Netflix across over 190 countries on September 17th, 2021
Producers- Ronnie Screwvala & Ashi Dua Sara
Cast: Abhishek Banerjee
Director: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari
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Cast: Rinku Mahadeo Rajguru, Dellzad Hiwale
Director: Abhishek Chaubey
Story: Based On The Kannada Story ‘Madhyantara’ By Jayant Kaikini
Cast: Kunal Kapoor, Zoya Hussain, Nikhil Dwivedi, Palomi
Director: Saket Chaudhary
Story: Zeenat Lakhani & Saket Chaudhary