Madhur Bhandarkar Announces His New Movie Titled ‘India Lockdown’
Madhur Bhandarkar announces his next, India Lockdown with Pratiek Babbar and Saie Tamhankar.
Director Madhur Bhandarkar recently announced that he is making a film inspired by the lockdown in India. The director had announced the same during the initial period of lockdown that he will be soon making a film on it. Take a look at what he shared on his Instagram.
Madhur Bhandarkar is coming up with a new film based on lockdown
Madhur Bhandarkar is known for his films like Fashion, Jail, Chandni Bar etc. He recently shared the poster of the film. He also confirmed the cast of the film. He shared that Prateik Babbar, Saie Tamhankar, Shweta Basu Prasad and Ahana Kumra will be a part of his next project. He mentioned that the film will portray the lives of everyone from rich to poor. He will portray the lives of the frontline worker, migrants and even sex workers. Take a look at the poster of the film here:
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Madhur Bhandarkar also mentioned that the teaser of the film will be dropped in the upcoming week. In an interview with a newspaper, he mentioned that film is inspired by true events and will focus on the first two months of the lockdown where people were in a bad condition and were forced to stay indoors. He said that it will also focus on people living alone and how they coped with their loneliness. He added that the film will deal with poverty and isolation. He said that all of us were forced to live in and we did not know how to cope up with such situations. The film will show people how they survived a pandemic by supporting each other.
Madhur Bhandarkar on the work front
Madhur Bhandarkar made his Bollywood debut as a director with Trishakti. He later directed several films like Satta, Page 3, Corporate and others. His film Fashion garnered him huge popularity and he received critical appreciation. He was also appreciated for films like Heroine and Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji. India Lockdown will be a huge comeback by the director after 4 long years.
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