Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films presents Sanjeev Vig’s latest short film ‘Rogan Josh’. Starring Naseeruddin Shah as the protagonist, the perfect short film is around an experience of a nightmarish night on 26/11 shared at a birthday dinner with friends and family. The film is dedicated to those who lost their loved ones during the 26/11 terror attacks. This brilliant short has been applauded by viewers and critics alike, attraction great engagement within the first few days of its release.
The Royal Stag Barrel Select LargeShortFilms platform has been a pioneer in the short film genre. Working with new and established directors and storytellers, the platform is the go to destination for original and powerful short film content. 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 but the platform has also become one of the most credible and celebrated stages for short films in India.
Commenting on the release, Kartik Mohindra, Chief Marketing Officer, Pernod Ricard India, said, “The short film industry has been growing dramatically with viewer habits evolving and our platform, Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films has been at the forefront of driving this change. By creating original content across genres, which are original, powerful and perfect we have been able to create a space for ourselves within the Indian short films industry.”
Talking about the movie, he further added, “We are delighted to release ‘Rogan Josh’ on our platform and we feel extremely proud to collaborate with incredible directors and actors such as Sanjeev Vig and Naseeruddin Shah. 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 creativity through our channel.”
Rogan Josh is the story of a celebrated chef at The Taj Hotels in Mumbai who has invited his family and friends home for dinner to celebrate his birthday. The dinner table conversation meanders to the shared experience of a nightmarish night, 26/11 terror attacks. As the story progressed, they joke of how much worse the night could have gotten and question the quality of their existence, specially after the life changing event.
Talking about the film, director Sanjeev Vig said, “I am thrilled to present Rogan Josh to my audience and I am more than priveleged to release it with Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films. I believe that it is the perfect platform to celebrate short films and it has truly been the driving the evolution for short films in India. I am extremely happy with the great reactions our film has received.Thank you all for the love.
My Producers Royal stag barrel select large short films and Endemol Shine India have made this experience an extremely pleasant one for me and the film. Would like to again thank RSBS for the phenomenal work that they are doing. Looking forward to be associated with them in my future endeavours too.”