Directed by: Srijit Mukherji
Starring: Prosenjit Chatterjee, Anirban Bhattacharya
Genre: History, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Release Date: 4 October 2019
Running Time: 137 Minutes
The story of the film is based on a mysterious sadhu, Gumnaami Baba, from Ghaziabad whom some claimed to be Netaji
Gumnaami is an upcoming Indian Bengali mystery film written and directed by Srijit Mukherji and produced by Shrikant Mohta and Mahendra Soni under the banner of Shree Venkatesh Films. Actor Prosenjit Chatterjee will be seen in the role of Gumnaami Baba.
This movie is being inspired by Anuj Dhar and Chandrachur Ghosh’s upcoming book on mystery. The principal photography began in May 2019 in Asansol, West Bengal. The film is scheduled to be released theatrically on 2 October 2019.
The director of the film Srijit Mukherji courted a controversy in February 2019, after Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose‘s grand nephew Chandra Kumar Bose criticized him over portrayal of Gumnami Baba as Netaji in his upcoming film.
The teaser of the film was released on 15 August 2019 by Shree Venkatesh Films.
The soundtrack of the film is composed by I.N.A and D.L. Roy, whereas music and score is composed by Indraadip Dasgupta. The lyrics are by D.L. Roy and Captain Abid Ali Mumtaz Hussain.