The trailer of the Kalki Koechlin starred Margarita, with a Straw has hit the TV screens in India lately but this movie has had already experienced numerous accolades in the International arena. From the first look to its complete trailer or to its first song “Dusokute”, everything will surely make you spellbound. The marvelous composition of Joi Barua in the heart touching beat of “Dusokute” embeds a romantic saga. The film is being directed by critically acclaimed filmmaker Shonali Bose of Amu fame. Kalki Koechlin plays the lead role in this movie, who once again gives a power packed performance. Debutant composer from Assam Joi Barua has composed the music along with Mickey McCleary. Viacom 18 is producing the film.
Margarita, with a Straw | What’s the Story about
The whole story centers on the girl Laila who is born with physical disabilities and psychological setbacks because of cerebral palsy. After being rejected from a guy who is the lead singer of the student’s band where she wrote lyrics for, she ends up at Manhattan from Delhi and gets settled there. There she meets with a fiery activist Khanum, a blind girl of Indo-Pak origin and falls in love with her. She eventually gets into a live-in relationship with her.
Margarita, with a Straw | Kalki’s standout acting
The Girl in Yellow Boots fame actress plays the lead role of Margarita, a girl suffering from deadly cerebral palsy. However, this movie has not focused on the disease but rather on the social environment around the girl and the consequences she faces. Surprisingly director Shonali Bose has selectively picked up all the funny moments and captured all the full of life happenings with Laila. The song Dusokute is the perfect rendition of her care free attitude. The overwhelming acting of a girl having cerebral palsy by Kalki will surely make everyone speechless. She has blended with the character in such a way that for a moment one would be compelled to think that the actress here is not a normal being.
Margarita, with a Straw- Trailer | Picture Abhi Baki Hain Mere Dost
Have already seen the trailer of Margarita with a straw? And it’s sure that the three minutes long short capture (Trailer) has made a deep impact. Take a pause, because the movie will steal your heart and blow your mind with its contemporary effects. It’s only a little catch.
Dusokute | Perfect cocktail of Rock Song and Romanticism
With Prasoon Joshi’s lyrics, Joi Barua has created a unique magic. He has composed and stitched the song Dusokute (literally meaning ‘in two eyes’ in Assamese) with a perfect thread of rock note. It not only plugs you in the rhythm but also indulges you into the never ending romance. Once you get unplugged, you would not feel the same and would be hanging there for more. The tune will keep resonating in your mind and will pump your heart every time you utter the note. That’s truly unmatched and amazing.
Now you can understand why Bollywood’s Mr. Perfectionist Amir Khan and his wife Kiran Rao have been praising the movie everywhere they have been to. Margarita, with a Straw is releasing on April 17th and will be on the must see movie list of many.