The film was picked up to be produced by Enlighten Entertainment, a leading producer in alternative and art-house cinema. Pranav Ashar, founder of the company stated was looking for films which could represent his vision in art-house Indian cinema and came across Amit Dutta. Ashar stated, "When we sought to look for a filmmaker whose work we could assist in producing, our natural choice was Amit Dutta. For us, he is one of India’s leading art house filmmaker and therefore, an obvious choice." Enlighten presented Dutta's film at the 68th Venice International Film Festival in the Orizzonti section which showcases "new trends in world cinema".