Swapan Kumar Das
“UNLOCK 7” is the story of seven friends who went to a village of mountain. They came to know the problems of inhabitants how they spent their livelihood at the time of lock-down in pandemic Covid19 period. Seven friends were astonished after listen the pathetic situations. Did they solve the problems of the villagers? How did they start their operations?
To find your answers, you must see the thriller movie UNLOCK 7, presented by Galaxy Entertainment, produced by Nasim Ahmed Khan; Story, Screenplay & Direction : Rwik. The poster launch of this movie held on 15 April in Kolkata in auspicious presence of the producer Nasim Ahmed Khan, Writer & Director Rwik with the artists Rajesh Sharma, Srija, Ratri, Rajarshi, Kamal, Shana, Ritisha & Chitrali. Script : Rwik, Camela, Malay Bandopadyay, Cinematographer : Asish Halder, Edit : Nirmal Parui, EP: Prakash Kumar, Art Director: Prosenjit & Ummat.
The whole shooting of UNLOCK 7 took place in Siliguri, Lolegaon and Kalimpong. The director Rwik told, “For the pandemic situation villagers of the hill spent in very painful life. How did they live and try to collect food or not, we were going to see those periods. I am trying to unlock those periods by our seven friends.”
He also added, “It’s an exciting premise that offers endless potential to generate mystery and thrill. The film’s runtime (near about 120 mins) is a blessing, but in the bargain, it offers absolutely no insight into the lives of its key characters. With an exciting idea at hand, this could have unlocked a high-impact thriller, telling us more about the dark side of the lock-down periods.”