Directed by:_Anurag Kashyap
Vineet Kumar Singh
Gangs of Wasseypur
Groups of Wasseypur – Part 1 (stylised as Gangs of वासेपुर) is a 2012 Indian wrongdoing movie coordinated by Anurag Kashyap, and composed by Kashyap and Zeishan Quadri. It is the principal portion of the Gangs of Wasseypur arrangement, fixated on the coal mafia of Dhanbad, and the fundamental force battles, legislative issues and retaliation between three wrongdoing families from 1941 to the mid-1990s. Section 1 stars a group cast, including Manoj Bajpayee, Richa Chadda, Reema Sen, Piyush Mishra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Vineet Kumar Singh, Pankaj Tripathi, Huma Qureshi and Tigmanshu Dhulia.
Albeit the two sections were shot as a solitary film estimating an aggregate of 319 minutes, no Indian venue would screen a five hour film, so it was separated into two sections. Groups of Wasseypur was screened completely at the 2012 Cannes Directors' Fortnight, stamping one of the main Hindi-language movies to accomplish this. It was additionally screened at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2013. It was shot in Varanasi, Bihar, and Chunar, with these settings rousing the film's soundtrack, which comprises primarily of Indian society.
The film was dramatically delivered on 22 June 2012, yet was restricted in Kuwait and Qatar for savage content.Upon discharge, Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1 was widely praised, and won various honors. It won for Best Film and Best Director for Kashyap at the 55th Asia-Pacific Film Festival, and won for Best Audiography at the 60th National Film Awards, while Siddiqui won a Special Mention for acting at the equivalent ceremony. Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1 additionally won four Filmfare Awards, including the Critics Award for Best Film, while Chadda won the Critics Award for Best Actress, at the 58th Filmfare Awards.
In spite of the fact that not an individual monetary achievement, its consolidated gross of ₹50.81 crore encouraged an unobtrusive business return.