Maverick filmmaker Anurag Kashyap says that his upcoming film Gangs of Wasseypur has 25 item songs. The film has a show duration of five hours and twenty minutes and will release in two parts like Ram Gopal Varma’s Rakta Charitra.
Gangs of Wasseypur will have its premiere at Cannes International Film Festival in the Directors’ Fortnight section.
The director says that the film is based on true stories of Wasseypur and is a very ‘desi’ film. Most of the shooting took place near Wasseypur with a hidden camera. The star cast includes Manoj Bajpai, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Syed Zeeshan Quadri and Richa Chadda.