।। Showbiz Reporter ।।
The story begins in a border town. Smuggling, arms and drug trafficking are rampant at that border. How many complex equations are hidden behind those crimes covered in darkness! Director Toukir Islam is making a web series with a tense story of that border crime. Named ‘Shatikap’.
‘Shatikap’ is a regional word prevalent in several areas of North Bengal. It means to sit in hideout with something. The creator has chosen this word to name a web series for the first time in a border crime story of North Bengal.
Production company Footprint Productions said on their Facebook page on Tuesday (December 1st) that their shooting is almost over. ‘Shatikap’ is coming soon.
Toukir Islam said they have plans to do three seasons of the web series. There is a desire to release the web series on an OTT platform with a wide network. But before that, the focus of the director is on the post-production work. They plan to go Mumbai for post production.
The director added that he has shoot in Rajshahi in need of the story. There is no so called big star in the web series. However, Toukir, who completed his BSC (cinema) at the Asian School of Media Studies in India, is fascinated by the efforts of everyone who has acted.
Omar Masood and Ahsabul Yamin have worked on the story and screenplay with Toukir. They are both acting in it. Amit Rudra, Mehedi Hasan Rumi and Mainul Islam Milon have acted among others. Mahfuz Pradeep is the Executive producer.
Toukir Islam, who has won awards at various film festivals in home and abroad, has tried to tell the story in a different style in this web series. He hopes viewers will like it.