ULKA (Assamese: উল্কা) is a 2017 Assamese drama movie based on a fictional story which has relevance with a real life incident. Ulka is directed by Pranab Vivek and produced by Bhaskar Upadhyaya under the banner of Eastern Green Pictures (EGP).
The entiremovieis being made keepingin mind the need for introducing satirical comedy in today’s new age Assamese film industry specially admired by our youth. Shooting of Ulka has been completed and post production work is going on in full swing.
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Prominent Bollywood singer and heartthrob of the region Angaraag Papon Mahanta sang the Theme song of Ulka,penned by Ibson Lal Baruah, and it will be released soon.
The lead character of Ulka includes award-winning actor Rupam Chetia who is seen in a completely new avatar. Director Pranab Vivek reveals that Rupam’s character in the film would bring a very fresh concept and a mark in the history of Assamese film industry. Veteran actors like MinuBania, Baharul Islam, Nipon Goswami, Arun Hazarika, Satyen Sharma, Ashim KrishnaBaruah, Kabindra Das and RumaKalita will also be seen in the star cast. Amit Kumar Borah, Please Stone Ingti, Pankaj Mahanta, Allismita Goswami and Papari Kalita have portrayed the characters of University Students in this film. Dilip Khanal, Tapash Borah and Madan Talukdar are part of the cast. Bhargav Das has also made a special guest appearance in Ulka.
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Eastern Green Pictures(EGP)for the first time has taken a bold step towards dedicating itself in creating a pure content rich entertainment feature with a sound technical setup.
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The movie’sdirector Pranab Vivek recentlydirected one of the most popular Assamese Mega-Serial ‘Abhimaan’,under the banner of EGP for Jonack channel.Ulka is also the debut commercial Assamese feature film of young and dynamic Producer Bhaskar Upadhyaya who’s directional debut short film ‘Tez’ was critically acclaimed. “The team behind this film is a mixture of experienced and young enthusiastic generation with zeal of showcasing a film full of energy and entertainment.” said Producer Mr Upadhyaya.The story and script of Ulkais written by Manas Sagra andAmiya Ranjan Das is the Director of Photography. Meghraj Timsina is the Executive Producer of Ulka. For Ibson Lal Baruah, a renowned Music Production expertise working for Bollywood and regional film industry, Ulka is his maiden project as the Music Director for a commercial feature. The Assistant Direction team includes Dhrubajit Baishya, Mrinal Barman, Debojit Das, Mrinal Deka and Pompi Borah. Production Management team includes Jitu Sharma and Madhab Rijal. Rumi Goswami and Dhan Bora are the make up artists.
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