Watching Nawazuddin Siddiqui on any screen is always a treat. Today, I had the chance to watch Photograph, starring him and Badhaai Ho's Sanya Malhotra. Photograph opens with Rafiq (Nawazuddin Siddiqui), a photographer, approaching people to get themselves clicked, at Gateway of India. He meets Miloni (Sanya Malhotra), a CA aspirant, who leaves without paying Rafiq or collecting her own photograph.
This sets the story in motion. Rafiq is being pressurised for marriage. In order to shut his grandmother up, he decides to send her Miloni's photograph and says she's his girlfriend. There begins a story inside a story.
So far, both actors have given great performances. The narrative is pleasant, however, it is a little slow-paced. Subtle humour keeps the mood light and the apt music keeps me intrigued.Read More