Mumbai | Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap’s “Raman Raghav 2.0″ has been nominated under three categories at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards.
The movie has been nominated under 3 categories – best performance by an actor -Nawazuddin Siddiqui, achievement in cinematography – Jay Oza and achievement in direction – Anurag Kashyap.
Asia Pacific Screen Awards aim to show case excellence in filmmaking across Asia Pacific region.
“It feels good to see the film getting appreciated at Asia Pacific Awards. With the kind of competition there I am extremely happy for Nawaz, as he worked very hard on the role and Jay too, since it was extremely difficult to shoot in the conditions,” Anurag said in a statement here.
“Raman Raghav 2.0″ is a psychological thriller inspired by the life of notorious serial killer Raman Raghav who operated in Mumbai during the mid-1960s.
Nawazuddin essayed the character of protagonist Raman, in the movie.
Actor Vicky Kaushal played the role of Raghav, a cop assigned to investigate the serial killings.
“Raman Raghav 2.0″, a Phantom film presentation, released on June 24.