Mumbai; 2nd May 2018: ‘Omerta’ starring Rajkumar Rao is set to release on 4th May 2018 in India and is already a talk of the town with rave reviews from the critics. The movie will be distributed by Mumbai based, NH Studioz across the world. The company acquired the Worldwide distribution rights of the movie and is aggressively targeting all important markets and territories. Omerta is a crime drama film directed by Hansal Mehta and sketches Rajkumar Rao in the role of Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, a British terrorist of Pakistani descent. The film explores the 1994 kidnappngs of Westerners in India for which Omar was arrested and served time in prison and the plotting of murder of Wall Street journalist Daniel Pearl in 2002. It was screened in the Special Presentations section at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, the Mumbai Film Festival, Florence Film Festival, Hong Kong International Film Festival and the Busan International Film Festival. NH Studioz is now set to take the movie out to larger audiences across the world.
This year, NH Studioz has already successfully released Varun Dhawan starrer ‘October’ which received a lot of critical acclaim in the industry. “The first half of 2018 has been great for us. Rajkumar Rao is a brilliant actor and he teaming up with Hansal Mehta once again for ‘Omerta’ is a huge excitement for us. They have delivered iconic movies like ‘Shahid’ and ‘Citylights’ in the past. Apart from releasing ‘Omerta’ worldwide, we are also putting up at Cannes Film Festival and are in advanced conversation with big production houses for a forthcoming slate of movies”, says Mr. Shreyans Hirawat, Managing Director of NH Studioz
Nh Studioz is an initiative of Narendra Hirawat and Co and is a pioneer in releasing and distribution of movies since the 1970’s. The company has successfully released movies like ‘Pink’, ‘Begum Jaan’, Half Girlfriend’, ‘Tubelight’, ‘Jab Harry Met Sejal’ in the past among other exciting projects undertaken by NH Studioz.