If anything on this earth we, Bengalis can spend illimitably, that is food. A delicious ‘Mangsher jhol’ can give your Sunday lunch a tinge of royalty, likewise, a bland coffee keeps the ability to ruin your day. In a word, our mood is very much dependable on what we eat. But what will happen if we start consuming food aiming to feel in a certain way? Director Soukarya Ghoshal‘s next film ‘Rainbow Jelly’ will take you to that land of reverie where your sweet, sour or spicy craving will play with your emotion throughout the day. The trailer of the movie has been launched recently and attracted a lot of movie lovers towards the theme of the film, which is very different to what we see all the time.
Tollywood’s first food-fantasy film ‘Rainbow Jelly’ depicts the story of ‘Ghoton’ who being an autistic orphan boy is deprived of the love and affection like other kids of his age. Continuously tortured by his maternal uncle and mocked as ‘awpoyar chhele’ (son of an unlucky woman) by his fellow neighborhood, Ghoton earnestly desires to escape from the harsh reality and dreams that one day his world would be perfect with joy and happiness. His life takes an unexpected turn when he meets ‘Pori-pisi’! a mysterious lady who cooks magical dish ‘Rainbow Jelly’ containing all seven tastes Sweet, Sour, Salty, Spicy, Pungent, Astringent Bitter, illuminating all the seven colors of the world. The Music of the film is given by Nabarun Bose. There are 5 songs of the film which has been sung by Prashmita Paul, Sahana Bajpaie and others.
Child actor Mahabrata Basu who plays Ghoton in the film is a 13-year-old boy who was affected with septicemia an hour after his birth. Mahabrata after going through a methodical workshop for the movie is no more of a pupil at a special school. Now he is going to a regular school. A special child playing the role of a marginalized IQ orphan boy is a rare thing in today’s film industry. Other than Mahabrata, there are some great actors like Kaushik Sen, Sreelekha Mitra, Anumegha Banerjee, Shantilal Mukherjee & Soukarya Ghosal in the film. This film was officially screening at Habitat Film Fest. Produced by Indigenous, and Presented By Spark Videotech LLP & Prashant Poojari this film is surely going to win the hearts of people! This film will release 25th May 2018.