Afsar (2018 film)
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Gulshan Singh|
|Screenplay by||Jass Grewal|
|Story by||Jass Grewal|
|Music by||Gurcharan Singh|
|Edited by||Manish More|
Vehli Janta Films
|Distributed by||Omjee Group|
|Box office||₹5.72 crore|
Afsar is an Indian Punjabi film directed by Gulshan Singh starring Tarsem Jassar, Nimrat Khaira, Gurpreet Ghuggi and Karamjit Anmol in lead roles. The film is based on the concept that whether Kanungo is higher post than Patwari but the much respect is given to the Patwari rather than Kanungo. The film is co-produced by Nadar Films and Vehli Janta Films and marks as debut for director Gulshan Singh and debut in lead role for Nimrat Khaira.
The film was theatrically released on 5 October 2018. The romantic comedy received good reviews from public whereas mixed from critics. Commercially, the film opened well and earned ₹5.72 crore in its opening weekend worldwide.
Jaspal, a government employee, falls in love with Harman, a school teacher, and wants to marry her. Harman's father withholds his consent because he wants his daughter to marry a Patwari and pressures Jaspal to do whatever it takes to achieve it.
- Tarsem Jassar as Jaspal Singh
- Nimrat Khaira as Harman
- Gurpreet Ghuggi
- Karamjit Anmol
- Rana Jung Bahadur
- Pukhraj Bhalla
- Nirmal Rishi
- Vijay Tandon
|Soundtrack album by Preet Hundal|
R Guru & Jaidev Kumar
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|Label||White Hill Music|
Soundtrack of Afsar is composed by Jaidev Kumar, Preet Hundal and R Guru whereas background score is composed by Gurcharan Singh. Afsar features the vocals from Tarsem Jassar, Nimrat Khaira, Arjan Dhillon and Ranjit Bawa whereas lyrics were written by Tarsem Jassar, Arjan Dhillon, Harmanjeet and Gurbinder Mann. Music rights of the film were sold to White Hill Studios.
|1.||"Sun Sohniye"||Arjan Dhillon||Jaidev Kumar||Ranjit Bawa, Nimrat Khaira||2:38|
|2.||"Kanungo"||Gurbinder Mann||Preet Hundal||Karamjit Anmol||1:52|
|3.||"Ishq Jeha Ho Gya"||Arjan Dhillon||Preet Hundal||Arjan Dhillon||4:26|
|4.||"Udhaar Chalda"||Arjan Dhillon||Preet Hundal||Nimrat Khaira, Gurnam Bhullar||4:19|
|5.||"Kheen Khaab"||Tarsem Jassar||R Guru||Tarsem Jassar||3:00|
|6.||"Khat"||Arjan Dhillon||Preet Hundal||Nimrat Khaira||3:26|
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