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19TH edition 11 TO 19 NOVEMBER 2022

Almost Love (Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat)

Anurag Kashyap

India, United Kingdom

Director's Biography

The most influential Indian filmmaker of recent times with a superlative career including more than fifty films as director, producer, screenwriter, editor and actor, Anurag Kashrap was named a Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres when the Festival de Cannes celebrated 100 years of Indian cinema. His work remains internationally acclaimed; among his films are Black Friday (2005), which won the Grand Jury Prize at the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles; Gangs of Wasseypur (2012), Ugly (2013) and Psycho Raman (2016), all of which had their premiers in the Directors’ Fortnight at the Festival de Cannes. He produced Ritesh Batra’s multi-award-winning The Lunchbox (2013), along with numerous other successful films including Almost Love (2022), a presentation of the Marrakech International Film Festival this year.

Hindi, English, Himachali, Urdu
Thu 17/20h30/Place Jemaa El Fna

In the presence of the film crew

In London, a girl likes a boy a little too much. And, in a parallel universe, there’s a boy who likes a girl. These two unrequited love stories, burdened by social status, caste, religion and inequality, are breathlessly headed towards each other… two tragic love stories, one musical and an uncanny coincidence as told by the Guru of Love: DJ Mohabbat.
Director Anurag Kashyap
Producer Ajay Rai, Ranjan Singh, Akshay Thakkar, Dhruv Jagasia, Kabir Ahuja
Screenwriter Anurag Kashyap
Cinematographer Sylvester Fonseca
Production Designer Shazia Iqbal
Editor Konark Saxena
Sound Dhiman Karmakar
Music Amit Trivedi
Alaya F, Karan Mehta
Production Company Good Bad Films, Jar Pictures


India, United Kingdom






Hindi, English, Himachali, Urdu