'Arshinagar' is a Bengali romance drama film by acclaimed director Aparna Sen. The movie features an ensemble cast that includes Dev, Rittika Sen, Jisshu Sengupta, Kaushik Sen, Waheeda Rehman, Kamaleshwar Mukherjee, Roopa Ganguly and Jaya Seal Ghosh. The screenplay is an adaptation of Shakespeare's classic tale of love "Romeo and Juliet". The music of the film is composed by Debojyoti Mishra. Arshinagar is an imaginary neighborhood, which is terrorized by two rival gangs belonging to the Khans & the Mitras who are in the real estate business and are sworn enemies. Both have their eyes on Arshinagar slum, which they dream of developing into luxury apartments or shopping malls. A corrupt politician called Deendayal accepts bribes from both parties and promises both that he will have the slum evacuated. While the Khan and Mitra goons continue to engage in violent battles over acquiring the slum by fair means or foul, Bishwananath Mitra's son Ronojoy and Sabir Khan's daughter Zulekha happen to meet and fall in love at first sight. Aware of the consequences if their families come to know of their relationship, Rono and Julie conduct their love affair in secret.