You may call it a coincidence, but Monday evening witnessed two rival politicians as chief guests, in two different functions of Marathi film industry held at different places. While at MIG Club, S. S. President Mr. Udddhav Thackeray launched the music of Gautam Joglekar’s forthcoming film 'Jai Jai Maharashtra Majha', just beyond the sea link at Blue Sea, Worli, MNS Chief Raj Thackeray presented the first look of The Great Maratha Entertainment's film 'Kaksparsh'.
'Kaksparsha' has a special significance, as the film is being produced and directed by Mahesh Manjrekar, who has given the best films under his banner. On the occasion of the first look of this film, a Coffee table book , giving detailed information about the making of this film, was also released by Mr. Kiran Shantaram & Rahul Mehta of Parshv Publications. Bollywood actor John Abraham was also present as a special guest.
'Kaksparsha' has been shot on the backdrop of the period 1930- 1955 and revolves around the happenings in a Brahmin family. Written by Usha Datar with the screenplay dialogues by Girish Joshi, the film's music is composed by Rahul Ranade on the lyrics by Kishore Kadam. Art directors Prashant Rane and Abhishek Vijaykar are behind the hard work of erecting the sets of that era little before independence and immediately after independence. The films photography is done by Ajit Reddy and editing by Rahul Bhatankar. There are high expectations from this film, as it is being directed by Mahesh Manjrekar himself.