Eros International's Bengali film Monchora directed by Sandip Ray to release this Christmas
Eros International Media Ltd. (Eros International), a leading global film company in the Indian film entertainment industry has announced the release of its first Bengali production, Monchora, directed by eminent filmmaker and National Award winner Sandip Ray this Christmas.
Co-produced with M.M. Movies, Monchora (The Heart Stealer) stars Abir Chatterjee, Raima Sen, Saswata Chatterjee, June Maliah and Paran Banerjee. This romantic drama is an adaptation of a story by the famous Bengali author Saradindu Banerjee, the creator of the fictional detective Byomkesh Bakshi. The film revolves around the story of a thief to be played by Abir Chatterjee.
Speaking on Eros’ first Bengali production, Sunil Lulla, Managing Director, Eros International said, “The Bengali film industry has a pool of incredible writers, directors and actors who have been making high quality films over the years. We are excited to associate with the best talent in the industry. This film promises to be another gem from the iconic filmmaker Sandip Ray. With Monchora, we aim to strengthen our foothold in the Bengali film industry”.
Director Sandip Ray commented, “Monchora is an adaptation of Saradindu Banerjee’s story that I hope the audiences will appreciate. I am happy to associate with an established entity like Eros who with their decades of expertise in distribution and production will give the film the right platform in marketing and presenting this film not just across the country but to audiences worldwide.”