Eros International Media Ltd Vistaar Religare Film Fund Cinergy
Mausam focuses on the life of two lovers, a Punjabi boy, Harry (Shahid Kapoor), and a Kashmiri girl, Aayat (Sonam Kapoor), who fall in love after the two meet in Punjab. After Aayat is taken away by her family, Harry goes through life as an Air Force Lt. Cap, while waiting for Aayat to come back. After no sign of Aayat for many years, Harry visits Kashmir to see Aayat on a mission, and express his love to her, to keep their love story continued.
Shahid Kapoor as flyt lt. Harinder Singh (Harry)
Sonam Kapoor as Aayat
Shahid Kapoor: Harry Sq Leader Harrindar Singh, fondly known as Harry, has the makings of a perfect lover and the shadows of every girls dream. He starts his journey as a mischievous, youthful, clever boy at the peak of ado lance, who transforms into a man with bold qualities of chivalry, kindheartedness and respect. As an officer of the Indian Air force he is suave and charming with a flare for humor and a depth of character, we also see shade of a warrior with a deeper passion for his body of work and his country. In the chapters of Harry's character there is the component of compassion, loyalty and bravery, may it be as a lover or as a fighter. Harry is our protagonist. Sonam Kapoor: Aayat Through the turmoil of emotion arises this character sketched as a girl perfect to fall in love with. Beginning as scared and timid in a new place with fears from her past but with innocence, beauty and charm on her side and grows into a beautiful, passionate and versatile woman, possessing the essence of a kid, loving, and robust heart. She stands the test of time and pain eventually to be flourished with the colors of love and happiness emitting from her.
The film was shot in Nepal, Edinburgh, Switzerland, Gwalior and Agra . Some of the night scenes were shot at ND Studios, where the streets of Scotland were re-created, after which they shot for a day at Film City. During shooting, Shahid Kapoor fell from a giant wheel, though not from a great height. He was taken to the doctor immediately and was advised two days of rest. Shooting resumed on May 20, 2010 and went on until May 25, 2010. The cast and crew left for Switzerland around 24 April 2010 for their last schedule. The film features Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor in four different looks representing each of the four seasons. The trailer was launched on July 11, 2011.
The music of the film is composed by Pritam while the lyrics are penned by Irshad Kamil.