Ahead of the film’s release, the makers unveiled the trailer of ”99 Songs” amid much expectation. The trailer just adds to the hype of the film, which releases on April 16. The two-minute-long trailer shows a youngster Jay wanting to a musician and set up a band in future. During his childhood, his father says their family is ruined by music and asks Jay to promise not to choose music as his career. He had to give up music because of family problems. Things we think are the same, but they’re totally different. He grew up learning music. There are many obstacles for Jay to reach his destination. Whether he manages to emerge as a successful music composer or not forms the story of ”99 Songs”.
Directed by debutant Vishwesh Krishnamoorthy, ”99 Songs” is a musical drama that is produced by AR Rahman. The film boasts an ensemble cast including Tenzin Dalha, Aditya Seal, Lisa Ray, Manisha Koirala, Thomson Andrews, Ranjit Barot, Rahul Ram, Remo Fernandes, Kunal Kamra, Ashwath Bhatt and Kurush Deboo. The film has music composed by AR Rahman. The technical crew comprises cinematographers Tanay Satam and James Cowley, while Akshay Mehta and Shreyas Beltangdy take care of the editing.