By Girish MALIK


Black comedy - Production 2017

Three rural folk singers from India travel across the border to Pakistan illegally to make it big as a music band.

    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Black comedy, Drama, Musical
    • Countries
    • INDIA
    • Languages
    • HINDI
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 120 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Girish MALIK
    • Writer(s)
    • Girish MALIK, Bharti JAKHAR
    • Producer(s)
    • Girish MALIK (Clapstem Productions)
    • Synopsis
    • BAND OF MAHARAJAS is a story of 3 young folk musicians who live in a village in Punjab that’s located on the India-Pakistan border. The three boys aspire to become a band but they have everything going against them. One day in their desperation to make it big, they cross the border illegally and land up in Pakistan. What they don’t know is- for some people there music is considered a sin. Band of Maharajas is a quirky, black comedy.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Dec 10, 2016