- Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat is Anurag Kashyap’s second musical post 2018-release Manmarziyan
- The film stars Alaya F and Karan Mehra in lead roles
- Digital rights for Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat have been acquired by Netflix
Over the last few years, filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has given several successful films, and a few of his films received critical acclaim for direction this year. The filmmaker, on December 22, 2022, announced that his new film titled ‘Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat’ and took to social media to reveal the trailer.
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Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat: Cast and Crew
Written and directed by Anurag Kashyap, Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat stars Alaya F and Karan Mehra in lead roles. The film has been produced by Good Bad Films and presented by Zee Studios. The cinematography of the film has been done by Sylvester Fonseca, and Konark Saxena has done the editing of the film. Music for Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat has been given by the eminent Amit Trivedi.
Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat: OTT Release Date
The film had its premiere on November 18, 2022, at the 19th Edition of the Marrakesh International Film Festival at n Jemaa El Fna Square. The teaser was shared on social media, by the makers, with a message that read, “Mohabbat Se Hi Kranti Aayegi!” Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat will release in India on February 3, 2022, and the digital rights of the film have already been acquired.
Post the theatrical run, fans can watch Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat on Netflix.
Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat: Trailer and Story
The teaser of the film, as revealed, showcases what the youngsters believe in Love. With Karan Mehra’s narration, the makers have shared a message about love metaphorically by referring to a blind cat and a dark room. Though the makers have not revealed much about the film, this Amit Trivedi musical has resonated well with the audience, who shared positive feedback about the film.
Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat: Message from the Makers
Talking about the film, Anurag Kashyap, during the trailer launch, said, “I am thrilled to present the world premiere of my film ‘Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat’ at the Square, at the Marrakech Film Festival. The film is a labour of love, and it’s been fun putting it together with amazing collaborations from Amit Trivedi and our lyricist Shellee and the colourful palette of my DoP Sylvester Fonseca and our production designer Shazia and the whole team, especially the energy of its young leads. To realise that we are migrants to the world today that they are a native to. This feels like a new inning and I am happy that it’s starting with this film.”
Popular films by Anurag Kashyap
Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat is the second musical by Anurag Kashyap. In 2018, the filmmaker released a love story starring Taapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal and Abhishek Bachchan titled ‘Manmarziyaan’ which became a hit among the fans. The music, story, direction and performance was lauded by the audience.
Meanwhile, Anurag’s work is known to be raw, dark and intense; and his films like ‘Gangs of Wasseypur, Black Friday and others have also been successful.