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Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi (2003) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Sudhir Mishra

Writing Credits  

Sudhir Mishra ... (original story & screenplay) and
Shivkumar Subramaniam ... (original story & screenplay) (as Shiv Subramanyum) and
Ruchi Narain ... (original story & screenplay)

Cast (in credits order)  

...
Siddharth Tyabji
...
Vikram Malhotra
...
Geeta Rao
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Arun Mehta
...
Senior Bihari constable
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Randhir Singh
Jasbir Malik ...
Mehmood Tyabji
Sohrab Ardeshir ...
The maharaja
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Politician Sadiq
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Daryll
Anupam Shyam ...
SHO Jhanda Singh
...
Comrade Probir
Akhil Mishra ...
Vikram's father
Yusuf Hussain ...
Senior politician
Manohar Khushlani ...
Hotelier Wadhwani
Gopal Dubey ...
The landlord
...
Junior Bihari constable
Atul Mongia ...
Kashyap
Tarun Shukla ...
Shankar
Deepak Kumar Bandhu ...
Kiru
...
Mala
Mangilal Sharma ...
Mad man
Irfan Saurabh ...
Inspector 1 Meerut
Ravi Singh ...
Inspector 2 Meerut
Avtar Sahani ...
Inspector 3 Meerut
Archana Srivastava ...
Vikram's family
Saulat Khan ...
Vikram's family
Arshad Iqbal ...
Vikram's family
Prerna ...
Vikram's family
Mrs. Marwah ...
Vikram's family
Mrs. Kiran ...
Vikram's family
Vinod Jaywant ...
Man on motorbike
Dem Clones ...
The band
Sanjay Gautam ...
Randhir's crony 1
Bhupesh Pandya ...
Randhir's crony 2
Yogesh Gujjar ...
Randhir's crony 3
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Rajan
Jaimini Pathak ...
Amit
Lalit ...
Prahlad
Abhinav ...
Partho
Riju Bajaj ...
Pablo
...
Guest at Tyabji's
Sushil Datta
Pancham Kaushik ...
Thumri singer
Ganeshar Rao ...
Geeta's family
N.B. Mahalaxmi ...
Geeta's family
Anuradha ...
Geeta's family
Virendra Singh ...
Staring constable 1
Vinod Nahardi ...
Staring constable 2
Vandana Narain ...
Dancing girl at party
Dibyendu Bhattacharya ...
Charnma
Sanjay Kumar Sonu ...
Landlord's son
Alok Guch ...
Landlord's henchman
Rajiv Srivastava ...
Lower caste doctor
Amreeta Sabarwal ...
Anita
Satyajit Sharma ...
Maharaja's elder son
V.K. Sharma ...
Maharaja's secretary
Anil Sharma ...
Politician with Sadiq
Ashish Sabherwal ...
Drunk guest
Gilles Chuen ...
Dancing guest
Hemant Tailor ...
Resthouse caretaker
Swanand Kirkire ...
Singer in village
Pankaj Jha ...
Story teller
Samson ...
Swami
Ranjana ...
School teacher
Javed Aziz ...
Drunk policeman
Anand Vardhan ...
Mr. Taneja
Samar Ehtesham ...
Kashyap's wife
Rachna Kaushik ...
Pablo's girlfriend
Surendra Vajpayee ...
Inspector arresting father
Javed Zaidi ...
Sterilization official 1
Ajay Srivastava ...
Sterilization official 2
Seema Malik ...
Village woman
Malhar Kaushik ...
Politician's grandson
Ruchi Narain ...
Woman politician
Ram Bahadur Renu ...
Cop at jail
Mr. Baghel ...
Jail warden
Mr. Awasthi ...
Jail superintendent
Sanjay Mehta ...
Doctor
Kishore ...
Old dying man
Ghanshyam Garg ...
Servant
Naveen Sadana ...
Tempo driver
Razaq Bhai ...
MP of Bhojpur
Suhas Fadnis ...
MR's crony
Farooq Sher Khan ...
Senior inspector
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vinod Nahardih ...
Constable 2
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Produced by 

Sushil Datta ... executive producer: India
Joël Farges ... executive producer: France
Bobbie Ghosh ... executive producer: India
Elise Jalladeau ... executive producer: France
Pritish Nandy ... producer

Music by 

Shantanu Moitra

Cinematography by 

Jacques Bouquin

Film Editing by 

Catherine D'Hoir

Art Direction by 

Ashok Bhagat ... (as Ashok Sagar Bhagat)

Costume Design by 

Rahul Ranjan
Marjari Singh

Makeup Department 

Alpita Ganoje ... hair
Madhav Kadam ... make-up

Production Management 

Umang Agarwal ... production manager
Laurent Brégeat ... production manager: France
Anil Gupta ... production manager: Delhi
Anoop Joshi ... production manager: Bhopal
Nicolas Namur ... production manager: France

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Swanand Kirkire ... chief assistant director
Chetana Kowshik ... first assistant director
Ruchi Narain ... associate director
Hemant Tailor ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Raghav Prakash ... associate art director
Pramod Singh ... set dressing: Bhopal

Sound Department 

Madhu Apsara ... sound designer: post production
Jean-Claude Brisson ... sound recordist
Royston D'Lima ... boom operator
Jayant Haldar ... assistant sound re-recording mixer
Shajith Koyeri ... sound editor
Vijay Kumar ... foley artist

Camera and Electrical Department 

Aseem Bajaj ... director of photography: additional photography
Rohit Sahu ... still photographer

Location Management 

Ruchi Narain ... locations: Bhopal

Music Department 

Daniel B. George ... music arranged by
Ajay Jhingran ... lyricist / playback singer
Shubha Joshi ... playback singer
Swanand Kirkire ... lyricist / playback singer
Smita Malhotra ... playback singer
Shubha Mudgal ... playback singer
Sriram ... playback singer
Karsan Zakaria ... playback singer

Other crew 

Yvette Biro ... script consultant
Sanjay Chauhan ... Hindi dialogues
Gilles Chuen ... choreographer (as Gillies Chuen)
Binny Padda ... opening titles & promos
Ravi Padda ... opening titles & promos
Pramod Singh ... Hindi dialogues
Atul Tiwari ... Hindi dialogues

Thanks 

Zoya Akhtar ... without whom it was not possible
Shahid Amin ... special thanks
Ranjeet Bahadur ... special thanks (as Ranjit Bhahadur)
Sanjay Beniwal ... special thanks (as DCP [North] Sanjay Beniwal)
Ajoy Bose ... special thanks
Dionne Bunsha ... without whom it was not possible
Prasanna Kumar Choudhary ... special thanks
Elyane Daniel ... special thanks: Embassy of France, Delhi
Siddeshwar Dayal ... special thanks
Karuna Dhawan ... without whom it was not possible
Vinod Dua ... without whom it was not possible
Olga Farges ... without whom it was not possible
Suneet Kumar ... special thanks
Sandeep Maheshwari ... special thanks
Majid ... special thanks: Bhopal
Vasant Mamania ... without whom it was not possible (as Vasantji Mamania)
Ketan Mehta ... without whom it was not possible
Mohan ... special thanks (as Deputy Commissioner Mohan)
Arvind Narain ... without whom it was not possible
Ashima Narain ... without whom it was not possible
Meera Narain ... special thanks
Rewa Narain ... without whom it was not possible
Sajan Narain ... special thanks (as Chair of Enbee Group Sajan Narain)
Narayan Parshuram ... special thanks (as Narayan Parsuram)
Satyen Purandare ... special thanks
Renu Saluja ... dedicated to the memory of
Agnes Sen Gupta ... without whom it was not possible
Partho Sen-Gupta ... without whom it was not possible (as Partho Sen Gupta)
Anil Sharma ... without whom it was not possible
Anuradha Sharma ... without whom it was not possible
Rabindra Sharma ... special thanks
Manmohan Shetty ... without whom it was not possible
Alok Pratap Singh ... special thanks
Vijay Singh ... without whom it was not possible
Pravesh Sippy ... special thanks
Sunil ... special thanks: Bhopal
Harry T. ... without whom it was not possible
Pramod Tambat ... special thanks
Sriram Tiwari ... special thanks
D.P. Tripathi ... special thanks
Ravi Tripathy ... special thanks (as Ravi Tripathi)
Mukesh Udeshi ... without whom it was not possible
Srinivas Varma ... special thanks (as SP Srinivas Varma)

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