After a standing ovation and overwhelming response at the recent Chicago South Asian Film Festival (CSAFF), Lost starring Yami Gautam Dhar has closed the Atlanta Indian Film Festival. Lost is an emotional social thriller that depicts a higher aspiration, an exploration of the lost values of empathy and integrity. Inspired by true events, Lost tells the story of a bright young crime reporter who tirelessly searches for the truth behind the sudden disappearance of a young theater worker.
After an enthusiastic response at CSAFF, director Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury is excited to screen his investigative drama-thriller at the Atlanta Indian Film Festival. Audiences praised not only the cast’s outstanding performances and brilliant storytelling, but also themes such as strong women, feminism and journalism.
Anirudh expressed his excitement saying, “I’m really pleased with the response ‘Lost’ is getting at various prestigious film festivals around the world. The kind of recognition and awards the film received at international film festivals raised people’s expectations many times over. Yami has fully lived up to her role as a crime reporter.
I could not have felt more joy and pride at the selection of the film as the finale at the Atlanta Indian Film Festival.” Starring Yami in the interesting drama, the film stars Pankaj Kapur, Rahul Khanna and Neil Bhoopalam, Piya Bajpai and Tushar Pandey a group of young talents will be on display.
The story was written by Shyamal Sengupta and Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury, the screenplay was written by Shyamal Sengupta and the dialogue was written by Ritesh Shah. Cameraman is Avik Mukhopadhyay. The music is composed by Shantanu Moitra and the lyrics are by Swanand Kirkire.