on one stormy night, Chameli revolves around two strangers
who meet, while trying to run from the torrential monsoon rain in
The smart Suave Rahul Bose
shelter under one small roof, these two characters find nothing
in common to talk about.
is an upper class banker, suave, smart and sophisticated.
is a prostitute, street smart but innocent.
these two characters stand together, watching the rain-drops, they
are both hesitant to start a conversation. Soon the ice melts as
the story progresses.
is all about relationship that develops between two people played
by Kareena Kapoor and Rahul Bose.
movie goes into a flashback which depicts the lives of both these
Kareena Kapoor plays the characters
eccentric characters include John the chaiwala (meaning the
tea man) and a transvestite who plays an important part in the lives
of the hero and heroine.
Kapoor has already made headline news in the entertainment world
for her part in Chameli.
dress sense in the film matches her character to the core.
is now breaking away from Hindi commercial cinema by accepting roles
based on art films like Chameli.
will once again see the talents of Rahul Bose who was last seen
in the award winning film, Mr and Mrs Iyer.
Kareena Kapoor as Chameli
late Anant Balani started the film which was taken over by director
Sudhir Mishra to complete this project.
in a start to finish schedule, Chameli will have three songs
composed by Sandesh Shandilya.
watch this space for further updates on the release of this film.
by Manish Gajjar, BBC Shropshire's Mr Bollywood.