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Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films presents Kapil Verma’s short film ‘Nitishastra’

An intense short touching the horizons of dilemma, relationships and harsh realities

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5 Dariya News

Bangalore , 06 Jun 2018

Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films presents Kapil Verma’s short film ‘Nitishastra’. Starring Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Arora, the perfect short showcases the life of a young girl and how her life completely changes because of a grievous crime committed by her brother.Barrel Select Large Short Films has ushered in a revolution in the field of filmmaking. Through a slew of powerful short films, the platform has successfully redefined movie-watching for cinephiles over the past few years. Not only has it gained immense popularity, Large Short Films has become one of the most credible and celebrated stages for short films in India.Commenting on the release, Raja Banerji, Assistant Vice President, Marketing, Pernod Ricard India, said “Nitishastra is a very intense and powerful film and we are pleased to release it on our platform Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films.The film features remarkable work by the director as well as the cast who have brought one of the most intriguing stories to life perfectly. We feel proud to associate with incredible directors who create original and meaningful content.It also gives me immense pleasure to see how the short film industry has grown and evolved attracting great audience as well as extremely talented artists. In line with the brand’s philosophy of make it perfect, we have and will continue to encourage and motivate talented film makers to showcase their original creativity through our platform and this film is a true example of originality and creativity”.

‘Nitishastra’ is an intense short film depicting the life of a strong girl who has devoted her life to empowering women by teaching them how to fend for themselves in life threatening situations. Her life takes a drastic turn when her brother commits a grievous crime which has severe repercussions for her family. As the story progresses, the young girl gets caught up in a dilemma where she is trying to decide whether to forgive or punish her brother who she loves the most.Talking about the film, director Kapil Verma said, “Nitishastra is a compelling narrative and an intense film, so it was challenging for me to showcase the story in 20 minutes. Both Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Arora have played their characters with perfection.I am thrilled to release ‘Nitishastra’ on Barrel Select Large Short Films. I believe that Barrel Select Large Short Films is the perfect platform to celebrate the short films and it has truly been the torch bearer for short films in the country.I would like to thank them for the phenomenal work that they are doing. This platform truly encourages and motivates young filmmakers to exhibit their work perfectly”.Commenting on the release, Taapsee Pannu said, “I am very excited for the release of ‘Nitishastra’. This film is very special to me and I am really looking forward to the audience’s response. This short is very close to my heart. It is a film with a very consuming plot and I had a great experience being a part of it. Short films have started gaining a lot of popularity in the recent years and Barrel Select Large Short Films has contributed immensely to this rapid evolution. I would like to thank them for showcasing our film on their platform”. 

About Barrel Select Large Short Films:

Centered around “Make it Perfect”, Barrel Select Large Short Films has become the destination for Indian short films. The platform has collaborated with successful storytellers from Bollywood who truly stand for originality, creativity and Perfection. Large Short Films has evolved to create an ecosystem for aspiring directors to feature along mainstream Bollywood directors and still be able to create a niche for themselves in the industry.Barrel Select Large Short Films has released some of the most prodigious and award winning short films with some of the renowned artists and directors from the industry which truly reflects originality, imagination and perfection.  ‘Ahalya’, ‘Interior Café - Night’, ‘Ouch’, ‘Chutney’, ‘Anukul’, ‘Mumbai Varanasi Express’, ‘Khool Aali Chithi’, ‘The School Bag’, ‘Bruno and Juliet’ and ‘Shunyata’, ‘Juice’, ‘Maa’ and ‘Test Drive’ are some of the phenomenal films released in this platform. Barrel Select Large Short Films as the platform for original short films has been the pioneer in popularizing this genre of filmmaking.

About Royal Stag Barrel Select

Royal Stag Barrel Select is the premium offering of Royal stag for the discerning consumer who seeks an evolved taste. It is for the young, confident, progressive and inspiring individual who has tasted their first Success; want to be seen as the one with discerning taste, evolving in their journey of life and standing out through perfection. The brand inspires individual who has a desire of magnifying his life in terms of refinement and the assurance of having arrived- making his life grander and richer. Royal Stag Barrel Select drives the brand proposition of “Make it Perfect “





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