Manoj Bajpayee’s Bhonsle’s World Premiere Held At 23rd Busan International Film Festival 2018
Manoj Bajpayee’s next feature BHONSLE’s which had its World Premiere at 23rd Busan International Film Festival 2018 received an outstanding reception from the audience. The largest film festival in the South Asia, is held in Busan from October 4-13 The director, Devashish Makhija, producers Piiyush Singh (Indie Muviz) and Saurabh Gupta walked the red carpet together.The film is one of nine international projects nominated for the “Kim Jiseok Award” in the A Window on Asian Cinema section. The award will be given out together with a cash prize of 10,000 US dollars to the final two films, selected by the jury members at the Closing Ceremony, which will be held on the 13th of October 2018. The team of highly acclaimed short film, Taandav – Manoj Bajpayee, director, Devashish Makhija and producer, Indie Muviz is back with this intense political drama, Bhonsle. Manoj Bajpayee had bagged the Best Actor award for the short film at the Filmfare Awards 2016. Manoj Bajpayee will be seen in the titular role of a terminally ill lone wolf Maharashtrian cop Bhonsle, retired against his will, in politically tumultuous Mumbai, who finds himself forging an unlikely companionship with a 23-year-old North-Indian girl and her little brother, while the raging conflict destroying the world around them reaches his doorstep, giving him one last battle worth fighting for, but it might just be too late. The film also features Marathi star Santosh Juvekar, theatre thespian Ipshita Chakraborty Singh and introduces the child artist Virat Vaibhav. Manoj Bajpayee says, ” This is my 3rd film in a row to make it there and I am quite happy Devashish Makhija the director and the entire team who sacrificed a lot to reach here.” The film is produced by Manoj Bajpayee is slated to release later this year.
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