Gangs of Wasseypur my first film for masses: Kashyap

By Hindustan Times

After creating niche audiences with films like Black Friday, Dev D, and That Girl In Yellow Boots, director-producer Anurag Kashyap now targets a larger audience with Gangs of Wasseypur, which will be premiered at the ongoing 65th Cannes International Film Festival.

Explaining how his film is an out-and-out commercial experience, he said: "For the first time, I have made a film for the masses and we are going to Cannes (with the film). People usually think when a movie goes to Cannes, it is an art movie. We have made a commercial film. It has taken me a lot of years to reach here. When you stop running after a butterfly, it comes and sits... it's the same thing."

Ganges of Wasseypur is a gritty take on the coal mafia and stars Manoj Bajpayee, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Sye