Kahaani

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Kahaani is a 2012 Indian Hindi-language mystery thriller film co-written, co-produced and directed by Sujoy Ghosh.wikipedia
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Parambrata Chatterjee

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It stars Vidya Balan as Vidya Bagchi, a pregnant woman searching for her missing husband in Kolkata during the festival of Durga Puja, assisted by Satyoki "Rana" Sinha (Parambrata Chatterjee) and Khan (Nawazuddin Siddiqui).
He made his Hindi debut by Kahaani (2012), starring along with Vidya Balan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

List of accolades received by Kahaani

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The film won several awards, including three National Film Awards and five Filmfare Awards.
Kahaani (English: Story) is a 2012 Indian mystery thriller film directed and co-produced by Sujoy Ghosh.

Advaita Kala

Made on a shoestring budget of, Kahaani was conceived and developed by Ghosh, who co-wrote the film with Advaita Kala.
She has written the screenplay of films like the romantic drama Anjaana Anjaani (2010) and the thriller Kahaani (2012).

Vidya Balan

It stars Vidya Balan as Vidya Bagchi, a pregnant woman searching for her missing husband in Kolkata during the festival of Durga Puja, assisted by Satyoki "Rana" Sinha (Parambrata Chatterjee) and Khan (Nawazuddin Siddiqui).
Vidya went on to establish herself as a leading actress of Hindi cinema by playing five consecutive roles to wide critical acclaim in the 2009 drama Paa, the 2010 black comedy Ishqiya, the 2011 semi-biographical thriller No One Killed Jessica, the 2011 biopic The Dirty Picture, and the 2012 thriller Kahaani.

Filmfare Award for Best Actress

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The latter included trophies for Best Director (Ghosh) and Best Actress (Vidya).
Vidya Balan is the only actress nominated in the leading role of same franchise (Kahaani and Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh) where she won in the former.

Kharaj Mukherjee

Kharaj Mukherjee as Inspector Chatterjee, a friendly inspector at the Kalighat Police Station.
In last 32 years he has worked in many films like Patalghar, Bye Bye Bangkok, Kahani, Namesake, Accident, Muktodhara, Special 26, Lafangey Parindey, Yuva, Parineeta, Laga Chunari Mein Daag, Chha-e Chhuti, Jaatishwar etc. He is a student of the drama maestro Mr. Ramaprasad Banik.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

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It stars Vidya Balan as Vidya Bagchi, a pregnant woman searching for her missing husband in Kolkata during the festival of Durga Puja, assisted by Satyoki "Rana" Sinha (Parambrata Chatterjee) and Khan (Nawazuddin Siddiqui).
He then appeared in Kahaani (2012), in which he played the archetypal short-tempered intelligence officer Khan.

Sujoy Ghosh

Kahaani is a 2012 Indian Hindi-language mystery thriller film co-written, co-produced and directed by Sujoy Ghosh.
He has directed Jhankaar Beats (2003), Home Delivery: Aapko... Ghar Tak (2005), Aladin (2009), Kahaani (2012) and ''Kahaani 2 (2016).

Saswata Chatterjee

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He enjoyed success at the national level in Sujoy Ghosh's 2012 blockbuster Hindi film, Kahaani, where he played an assassin.

Indraneil Sengupta

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Indraneil Sengupta as Milan Damji/Arnab Bagchi
He starred in Bollywood movies Mumbai Salsa and Kahaani.

Riddhi Sen

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Riddhi Sen as Poltu, a worker at a tea-stall.
2012: Kahaani. He played the role of Poltu, a chaiwala.

Shantilal Mukherjee

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Shantilal Mukherjee as R. Shridhar, chief technical officer at the NDC
Kahaani (2012)

Dhritiman Chatterjee

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Dhritiman Chatterjee as Bhaskaran K.
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Filmfare Award for Best Director

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The latter included trophies for Best Director (Ghosh) and Best Actress (Vidya).
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Kalighat

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Shooting locations in Kolkata included Kalighat Metro station, Nonapukur tram depot, Kumartuli, Howrah Bridge, Victoria Memorial, old houses of North Kolkata and others.
It also features in the movie Kahaani starring Vidya Balan and directed by Sujoy Ghosh.

The Dirty Picture

After Ishqiya (2010), No One Killed Jessica (2011) and The Dirty Picture (2011), Kahaani was Vidya's fourth woman-centric film to win widespread praise for her unconventional approach to portraying strong female roles.

Mikey McCleary

He also created the critically acclaimed background score for Dibakar Banerjee's 2012 political thriller Shanghai as well as contributing music for several other films including Shaitan, Kahaani, Love Sex aur Dhokha, Shaandaar, Bombay Velvet and Chennai Express.

Howrah Bridge

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Shooting locations in Kolkata included Kalighat Metro station, Nonapukur tram depot, Kumartuli, Howrah Bridge, Victoria Memorial, old houses of North Kolkata and others.
The bridge has been shown in numerous films, such as Bimal Roy's 1953 film Do Bigha Zamin, Ritwik Ghatak's Bari Theke Paliye in 1958, Satyajit Ray's Parash Pathar in the same year, Mrinal Sen's Neel Akasher Neechey in 1959, Shakti Samanta's Howrah Bridge (1958), that featured the famous song Mera Naam Chin Chin Chu and China Town (1962) and Amar Prem (1971), Amar Jeet's 1965 Teen Devian in 1965, Mrinal Sen's 1972 National Award winning Bengali film Calcutta 71 and Sen's Calcutta Trilogy its sequel in 1973, Padatik, Richard Attenborough's 1982 Academy Award winning film Gandhi, Goutam Ghose's 1984 Hindi film Paar, Raj Kapoor's Ram Teri Ganga Maili in 1985, Nicolas Klotz's The Bengali Night in 1988, Roland Joffé's English language film City of Joy in 1992, Florian Gallenberger's Bengali film Shadows of Time in 2004, Mani Ratnam's Bollywood film Yuva in 2004, Pradeep Sarkar's 2005 Bollywood film Parineeta, Subhrajit Mitra's 2008 Bengali film Mon Amour: Shesher Kobita Revisited, Mira Nair's 2006 film The Namesake, Blessy's 2008 Malayalam Film Calcutta News, Surya Sivakumar's 2009 Tamil film Aadhavan, Imtiaz Ali's 2009 Hindi film Love Aaj Kal, Abhik Mukhopadhyay's 2010 Bengali film Ekti Tarar Khonje, Sujoy Ghosh's 2012 Bollywood film Kahaani, Anurag Basu's 2012 Hindi film Barfi!, Riingo Banerjee's 2012 Bengali film Na Hannyate, Rana Basu's 2013 Bengali film Namte Namte, and Ali Abbas Zafar's 2014 Hindi film Gunday and the 2015 YRF release from director Dibakar Banerjee's Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! "Shoojit sircar's"Piku"also features some scenes on this iconic bridge.

58th Filmfare Awards

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The 58th Filmfare Awards nominated the film for six of their categories, where it won five, including Best Actress for Vidya and Best Director for Ghosh.
7 nominations: Kahaani, Jab Tak Hai Jaan

60th National Film Awards

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At the 60th National Film Awards, Ghosh won Best Screenplay (Original), Namrata Rao won Best Editing, and Nawazuddin Siddiqui won a Special Jury award.
A Hindi film, Dekh Indian Circus won the maximum number of awards (4) followed by Malayalam film Ustad Hotel, Hindi films Kahaani, Chittagong, Vicky Donor and Marathi film Dhag (3 awards each)

Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh

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A sequel, titled Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh, was released on 2 December 2016.
A sequel to the 2012 film Kahaani, the film features Arjun Rampal and Vidya Balan in lead roles, and Jugal Hansraj and Kharaj Mukherjee in supporting roles.

Pen India Limited

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In the past few years, Pen Studios has produced films like Kahaani, Shivaay etc with many A-listers, that have been a huge success at the Box-office.

Anaamika

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Two remakes of Kahaani were released in 2014: a Telugu remake titled Anaamika, and its Tamil version Nee Enge En Anbe, both directed by Sekhar Kammula and featuring Nayantara as the lead character.
It was simultaneously shot in Tamil as Nee Enge En Anbe . Both films are remakes of the Hindi film Kahaani.