Award-winning filmmaker Sudhir Mishra’s forthcoming film ‘Daas Dev’ has been postponed by almost a month. Earlier scheduled to clash with ‘Hichki’ and ‘Baba Baba Black Sheep’ on 23rd February, the movie will now enter cinemas on 20th April 2018. In a statement, the makers explain that they have postponed the film in the interest of better distribution and marketing efforts. Now the movie will see a wider release as Shringar Films Pvt Ltd has come onboard to handle the PAN India distribution mandate of the film.
Talking about the sudden change in the release date of his film, critically acclaimed filmmaker Sudhir Mishra said,“I have shaped the story the way I envisaged it. My part as a director is to put all my energies into the creative process of making the movie and doing justice to the script. As far as business decisions, strategies and release dates are concerned, Shringar Films have a bigger vision for the movie and we know we are in great hands. We are excited to bring ‘Daas Dev’ to a larger audience”.
Helmed by Sudhir Mishra, ‘Daas Dev’ is a modern day adaptation of the classic romantic novel ‘Devdas’ written by Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay, and has a background of rising power and politics touched down by love. The romantic political thriller stars Rahul Bhat, Richa Chadha, Aditi Rao Hydari, Saurabh Shukla, Dalip Tahil, Anil George, Deepraj Rana, Saurabh Tyagi, Anurag Kashyap and Vineet Kumar Singh in pivotal roles.
The film is produced by Saptarishi Cinevision and presented by Storm Pictures.