Anurag Kashyap showers praises on recently released Malayalam film Kappela


Popular Bollywood filmmaker Anurag Kashyap took to Twitter to shower praises on the recently released Malayalam film Kappela. The film was released in theatres a few days before the lockdown was imposed. Though the film garnered great response from the audience, it didn’t have a long theatrical run due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus.

However, the streaming rights of the film was later acquired by Netflix and has been made available on the popular OTT platform since May.

Anurag Kashyap appreciated Muhammed Musthafa, the director of the film, and said that he would be looking forward to his upcoming films as well.

Anurag Kashyap wrote, “What a great first film Muhammed Mustafa’s “Kappela” is .. such an incredible screenplay .. I just did not see it coming .. would be looking forward to his next films . Streaming on @NetflixIndia (sic).”

Kappela is an intense romantic thriller starring Anna Ben, Roshan Mathew and Sreenath Bhasi in the lead roles. Produced by Vishnu Venu under the banner Kadhaas Untold, the script of the film has been penned by Nikhil Vahid, Sudhas and Muhammad Musthafa.