Dibakar Banerjee is one of the best directors in the industry today, with films like Khosla Ka Ghosla (2006), Oye Lucky Lucky Oye (2008) and Love Sex aur Dhokha (2010) to his credit. In 2012, he returns with a talented starcast comprising of actors like Abhay Deol, Emraan Hashmi and Kalki Koechlin.
Shanghai is about a political activist who meets with an accident in an Indian city gearing up for elections. A lone girl believes it to be a murder. A porn film maker claims to have proof that will bring the government down. A high ranking bureaucrat is brought in by the government to damage control. The three of them blow the lid off the Indian dream called Shanghai.
With screenplay written by Urmi Juvekar and Dibakar Banerjee, Shanghai is one of the most-awaited films of the year. It’s slated for theatrical release on 8th June 2012.
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