Raju Meshram will be directing Zari, a film based on Vidarbh people. The film is presented by Anil Gavande and produced by Radha Tukaram Bidkar and Kundan Dahake under banner of T.H. Films and Siddhivinayak Infomedia. Recently, a muhurt of this film was performed at a Song recording .
At the muhurt three songs composed by Praveen Kunvar were recorded. “Hajar Jakhama Uri, Tujhe Gane aikato taree” was penned by Kishor Bali and sung by VaishaliSamant, AdarshShinde, Aniruddh Joshi and Sonali Patel. Vitthal Wagh has penned “Hiravy Gaar raanaat, nyaarach vaahoon raahil” has been sung by Anandi Joshi. Another song by Kishor Bali- “Tuhya Rupade Disate Doya Pudhe Rat dis” has been written in Vidarbha dialect and sung by Anandi Joshi and Aniruddh Joshi. Famous poet AdvAnantKhelkar will also be penning a song for this film.
The story of the film revolves around Zari- a young girl who inspires her community to become more progressive and go ahead in the life. The story screenplay, dialogues has been written by the director Raju Meshram. The title role of Zari has been played by Namrata Gaikwad. Other starcast includes Milind Shinde, Aniket Kelkar, Anant Jog, Nagesh Bhosle, Kamlesh Sawant, Mohan Joshi, Tukaram Bidkar.
The shooting of Zari will start in Akola from January.