Produced By: Yash Raj Films

Directed By: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari , Habib Faisal

Starring: Aadar Jain and Anya Singh


15 Crores

Estimated Budget


2 Crores

Opening Day Collection

‘Qaidi Band’ is the story of under trial prisoners and their quest for attaining freedom. ‘Qaidi Band’ is directed by Habib Faisal and it marks the debut of Raj Kapoor’s grandson Aadar Jain and newbie Anya Singh. Habib Faisal helms this film which makes us more keen for it. The movie hits the screens on Aug 25th 2017.


The trailer of ‘Qaidi Band’ looks promising and full of energy. Aadar and Anya have put in a lot of hard work and their effort shows on screen. It does not seem this is their first film at all. Music plays a very important part in this film and it also forms the crux of the movie. It’s packed with a lot of zeal and largely targets the youth.

Director Habib Faisal

Habib Faisal helms ‘Qaidi Band’. A very versatile director and dialogue writer, he has given us the super hit ‘Do Dooni Char’ and ‘Ishqzaade’. Habib was also instrumental in successfully launching Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor in ‘Ishaqzaade’. The audience loves Habib and has always appreciated his work. That is why without a doubt, in Habib Faisal, Aadar and Anya have got the best director for their debut film.


Sanju (Aadar) and Bindu (Anya) are under trial prisoners. For a musical concert in jail, both of them along with five other under trial prisoners are chosen to perform which leads to the formation of their band. As their band’s performance is broadcasted it wows not only the inmates but also people from all over the country. The song sung by them becomes the new anthem of patriotism all over. Seeing their popularity, a minister decides to use them for his own political agenda and makes sure that they don’t get out of jail and are not given a chance of a hearing in court. Will they ever get free? What will be their fate remains to be seen.


Music is the essential ingredient of ‘Qaidi Band’. It is a very important component of the film as it is the songs which the make the film high on energy, fresh and exciting. Music Wizard Amit Trivedi is the music director and he is known for his brilliant compositions. ‘I am India’ and ‘Hulchul’ have become very popular and are topping the chartbusters. A very important film for Aadar and Anya as they begin their journey. Here’s hoping it will be a great debut for the newcomers at the movies.

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