Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Riwayat - When traditions kill (2012)

Riwayat (2010) 'Official Poster'

About Movie
Riwayat is a 2010 Hindi family-drama film based on the real serious social issue of India of disturbing issue of female foeticide and infanticide, about 100 million baby girls are missing from this world since 1984 - 40 million from India and killed only for being girls, girls killing is simply due to blind faith in traditions that prefer baby boys to carry the family's name ahead.. The film directed by Vijay Patkar and produced and written by Dr. Sanjay Patole and Ajay Patolewith executive producer Ajay Patole and co-producer Ajay Rane.
Riwayat film nominations in 12 international film festivals and won 5 awards.
The songs written by Sudhakar Sharma and Nusrat Badr and all songs composed by Sushil Lalji with singers - Shaan, Kailash Kher, Shreya Ghoshal and Jagjit Singh.
The film scheduled to release in Indian theaters on 7 September, 2012.

About Music
The melodious music of Riwayat takes us back to the golden era of Indian film music. Sushil is making his debut as a music director in Hindi films with Riwayat. He is the talented son of the well-known rhythmic Lalji (of the famous duo Lalji-Saltar) who worked with legendary composers such at S.D. and R.D. Burman, Madan Mohan, Shankar Jaikishan, and Laxmikant Pyarelal. Lalji's music is obvious in songs of classics such as Aawara and Pakeezah. Sushil has composed for many jingles, regionla albums and films. His gift for melody assures that his compositions will be memorable for years to come. For Riwayat, Sushil is blessed by proficient lyricists Sudhakar Sharma, and Nusrat Badr, and talented singers Shreya Ghosal, Shaan, Kailash Kher, and the legendary Jagjit Singh.

About Horizon films
Horizon is committed to making films that will entertain while dealing with important social issues. Horizon respects creativity and values working with discipline, honesty, and integrity. For its first production Horizon has chosen Riwayat as a film to remind people of the worth and the power of a woman - the most selfless, loving, caring and living being ever, without her nothing can exist.

Riwayat (2012)
Genre  Drama | Crime | Family
Release Date  7 September, 2012
Directed by  Vijay Patkar
Produced by  Sanjay Patole
Executive producer  Ajay Patole
Co-producer  Ajay Rane
  - Tanya Tiwari  - 
  - Sayaji Shinde  - 
  - Kammal Adiib  - 
  - Achint Kaur  -  Deepika Desai
  - Narendra Jha  -  Kabir
  - Samapika Debnath  - Anita
  - Khalid Siddique  -  Raj Desai
  - Salil Ankola  - Deepak Desai
  - Sourabh Dubey  - Seth Girdhar Desai
  - Aditya Lakhia  - Gangaram
  - Rajendra Gupta  - 
  - Mangal Kenkre  - 
  - Gauri Kulkarni  - Radha
  - Major Vikram  - 
  - Rakhi Mishra  - 
  - Jaiwant Wadkar  - 
  - Jairaj Nair  - 
  - Milind Joshi  - 
  - Alpa Joshi  - 
  - Milind Yashod  -
Music  Sushil Lalji
Singers  Shaan, Kailash Kher, Shreya Ghoshal, Jagjit Singh
Lyrics  Sudhakar Sharma, Nusrat Badr
Cinematography by  Suresh Suvarna
Editing by  Dinesh Mengade
Dialogues  Imtiyaz Hussein
Studio  Filmi Box
Distributed by  Horizon Films Pvt. Ltd.
Run time  122min
Country  India
Language  Hindi
Official-site(s)  Official site    |   Blog   |   Facebook Page

Riwayat (2012) | Trailer

Track-list for Riwayat film
Song written for Riwayat film by Sudhakar Sharma (2 songs) and Nusrat Badr (2 songs), and music composed by Sushil Lalji for all songs, and singers Shaan, Kailash Kher, Shreya Ghoshal and Jagjit Singh.

Tum Jo Mile To
Singer: Shaan and Shreya Ghoshal
Lyricist: Sudhakar Sharma
Music: Sushil Lalji

Gul Se Gulshan
Singers: Kailash Kher
Lyricist: Nusrat Badr
Music: Shishil Lalji

Fiza Mehki Mehki
Singers: Shreya Ghoshal
Lyricist: Sudhakar Sharma
Music: Sushil Lalji

Aansoo Kabhi Chalke nahin
Singers: Jagjit Singh
Lyricist: Nusrat Badr

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