Anwar Poster featuring Prithviraj
|Directed by||Amal Neerad|
|Produced by||Raj Zacharias |
|Written by||Amal Neerad|
|Music by||Gopi Sundar|
|Editing by||Vivek Harshan|
|Distributed by||Red Carpet Films|
Anwar is an upcoming Malayalam film written and directed by Amal Neerad, starring Prithviraj in the title role. The film is set against the background of terrorism. The film is reported to be released in July 2010. The Official Website for Anwar was launched in January 2010.
The plot is not still revealed. However, Sify Movies reports that the protagonist, Anwar is a terrorist who recruits people from Kerala, trains them in the use of arms and ammunition and uses them as suicide bombers. Speculation of this plot has attracted attention as Kerala has witnessed many such cases in the recent past.
Shoot for the film is to start in March, 2010. The main location is Kochi. The film is to wrap-up shooting by the end of April, 2010. Currently pre-production works are under way.
Tentative release time is in July, 2010.