January 25, 2015
"Gadaar -The Traitor" - Punjabi Cinema’s first Suspense - Emotional thriller, a work of slick cinematography & special effects that certainly have never been seen in Punjabi Cinema is slated for worldwide release on May 22.
An announcement of the same was made by Producers of the Film -- Unisys Infosolutions & Grandsons Films in a press release issued from Chandigarh. Said Mr. Sumeet Singh, MD, Unisys Infosolutions, “The film will be registering another first – the launch of 7 digital posters before the movie hits theatres. We have already launched one digital poster and before release of the film, we plan to launch six more state-of-the-art, high tech digital posters of the movie. The posters will be slick works of art & will be made using top-of-the-line post production techniques.”
It is noteworthy that Unisys Infosolutions had entered the Industry on a turnkey basis about a year ago. The company is doing the entire gamut of operations like casting, production, distribution etc in house. Viewers will see good production values and meaningful Punjabi cinema in all its films. Says Amitoj Mann, Director, “I am happy that there is a concern for bringing well made Punjabi films in front of audiences. I welcome the idea of Corporatizing Punjabi Film Industry. The initiative by Unisys Infosolutions will go a long way in making Punjabi Cinema a well respected Industry in India.”
Fans of Harbhajan Mann, a Pioneer in Punjabi Music & Film Industry are in for a treat as well as a surprise as he has been cast in a completely different look. Said Harbhajan Mann, “‘Gadaar-The Traitor’ has projected me in a new avatar. I play a business tycoon, who loves to live life on the edge.” So it might not be wrong to say that the USP of the upcoming movie is the way Harbhajan has been presented. Adds Amitoj, “‘Whenever i make a film with Harbhajan i try to make sure that both the story as well as the character of Harbhajan have an element of exclusivity attached to them.
‘Gadaar - The Traitor’ scores well on both counts.” Harbhajan quips, “The film i feel stands out from the run of the mill movies. The movie is coming up well and am really excited to about its release.”
Amitoj is directing Harbhajan Mann in ‘Gadaar-The Traitor’ for the second time, the last movie was ‘Haani’ which got a lot of critical acclaim. The team behind ‘Gaddar-The Traitor’ is sure that it will change people’s opinion about Punjabi Cinema. ‘Gadaar –The Traitor’ is a great movie, so don’t miss this thriller when it comes to your town this summer.