The muhurat of Assamese feature film ‘ULKA’ which is under production, took place at the RCC-4 Boys’ Hall of Gauhati University recently.
The film is based on a fictionalised story of a real incident. Made in the vein of a satirical comedy, the film recounts several interesting incidents centering on hostellers.
The film is being directed by Pranab Vivek and produced by Bhaskar Upadhyaya under the banner of Eastern Green Pictures. The story/script is by Manas Sagra, while the director of photography is Amiya Ranjan Das and executive producer is Meghraj Timsina. Ibson Lal Baruah is the music director and Manas Sagra and Bhaskar Upadhyaya are the associate directors. The assistant direction team includes Rajpal Singh, Dhrubajit Baishya and Debojit Das. Smita Barman is the assistant production controller.
The theme song is sung by Angaraag Mahanta. The cast of artistes include Rupam Chetia, Minu Bania, Siddhartha Sharma, Ruma Kalita, Pankaj Mahanta, Pankaj Engti, Amit Kumar Bora, Alismita Goswami, Arindam Bora, Hemanga Hazarika, Apurba Malakar, Tapas Borah among others. Veteran actor Nipon Goswami and Baharul Islam makes guest appearances in the film.