Kaanchi film unit moves to Uttaranchal: Story of a Mountain Girl Taking on Big City Power Politics

Kartik Tiwari, Subhash Ghai and Mishti
Kartik Tiwari, Subhash Ghai and Mishti

Mumbai, April 16, 2013 (Washington Bangla Radio): The film shooting unit of 150 artists and technicians of Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' moved to the Valley of Flowers in Uttaranchal to visit the house of Kaanchi and shoot her love story by picturising songs and scenes.

Subhash Ghai's new find Mishti plays the title role of Kaanchi. She was selected from more than 350 girls from all over India personally interviewed by Subhash Ghai.

Kaanchi is the story of dramatic journey of a 18-year old girl from the mountains to a metropolis, from innocence to realization, evolution followed by revolution which wakes up and inspires today's youth against the corruption of power. It's a entertaining film with a deep message behind it.

Ismail Darbar and Salim Suleiman provide the music with ethnic and modern flavor on the lyrics of Irsha Kamil. Rishi Kapoor and Mithun Chakraborty play the power in money and politics.

Kartik Tiwari, Rishabh Sinha and Chandan Roy play the men in Kaanchi's life.

The film has a release date of 30th August 2013.

Subhash Ghai is making this magnum film after 4 years! In his inimitable style, introducing a new beauty Mishti after grooming many superstars like Madhuri, Meenaxi, Mahima, Manisha, Aishwarya, Kareena and Katrina in Yaadein and Yauvraaj.

"Mishti is one of  the most talented new heroines I found ever .. she is just fantastic. You have to see her performance in Kaanchi to believe me .. she is another superstar in the wing this year" claims Gubhash Ghai confidently .