Padma Shri honored filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar set to release his next hit film ‘India Lockdown’ in December
India Lockdown Trailer Review
India Lockdown is an upcoming film, directed by Madhur Bhandarkar. The film tells the story of individuals who struggled to live during the India Lockdown. India Lockdown is made under Bhandarkar Entertainment banner; it is set to release on 2 December 2022. The genre of the film is drama.
The film will be directly released on all streaming platforms. Zee5 is the streaming partner and also the broadcasting company for the movie India Lockdown. The film is set to release in Hindi language. All the music labels in the movie are partnered by Zee Music.
The director Madhur Bhandarkar is making this film based on true life events. The true events in the film are based on the real life events that happened during the COVID pandemic wave in India. The results bring vast changes in the lives of every individual. The director has won Padma Shri Award and is known for making female centric movies in the entire Bollywood industry. Films like Chandni Bar, Fashion, Heroine, Calendar Girls and Babli Bouncer are some of the female centric films directed by Madhur Bhandarkar. The film Babli Bouncer starring Tamannah Bhatia is a film which is female centric and the lead role is played by the actress. His other films include Jail, Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji, Traffic Signal, Page 3, Corporate, etc. Her next film, India Lockdown seems to be interesting and relatable for the public. The shooting of the film India Lockdown was completed on March 8, 2021.
About the Film
The film India Lockdown shows some real life stories of individuals that struggled to make their ends meet during the COVID pandemic lockdown. The film is produced by Bhandarkar Entertainment, Dhaval Jayantilal Gada and Aksshay Jayantilal Gada. When talking about the film, director Madhur Bhandarkar said that the film is the observation of some real life stories during the pandemic.
It will depict the raw stories of people across various walks of life. According to the director the film will resonate with many individuals in some or the other ways. The director said that lockdown was a difficult phase for many individuals and people struggled to survive in those times and that gave the seed and idea for making this film on people who were affected by the lockdown. The script of the film was written with the help of Aradhana Sah and Amit Joshi. The film is about different characters in the story and will explore their desperate lives during the lockdown. The main story revolves around a father and daughter who are stuck in different cities during an important point in the daughter’s life. The daughter is a sex worker and faces many hardships in her professional and personal life. The film also portrays a migrant worker who barely manages to provide bread and butter for his family. The film also includes an airhostess that faces downtime during the COVID pandemic wave.
The film India Lockdown tells the story of common people across India and what struggle they went through in order to survive in the COVID pandemic wave. The story of the film India Lockdown is relevant and reminds us mainly that no one was a stranger during the pandemic wave. The film has its screening at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI). The story of the film will reflect the reality of life. The movie does the work of portraying the side effects of the pandemic wave and lockdown. The film shows that ordinary people lost their jobs and became jobless. The story tells how people went to their native place without any transport facilities due to the reason of being a migrant India. It also shows how sex workers lost their source of income. The film is all about survival instinct and dealing with loneliness, uncertainty, and other emotions as well in the film. The director of the film said the movie received a positive review at the IFFI world premiere from the attendees of the festival. The film covers the initial phase of the pandemic. It covers 25-30 days of the COVID pandemic.
India Lockdown Movie Star Cast
The main cast of the film India Lockdown includes Shweta Basu Prasad, Prateik Babbar, Aahana Kumra, Sai Tamhankar and Prakash Belawadi. The casting director of the film is Shubham Gaur. Bhandarkar Entertainment is the production house. The DoP of the film India Lockdown is done by Palash Deo, and Keiko Nakahara. In this film, Shweta Basu Prasad plays the role of Mehrunnisa, Aahana Kumra as Moon Alves and Prateik Babbar as Madhav. The character Phoolmati is played by Sai and the character L Nageshwar Rao is played by Prakash Belawadi. The actor Prateik Babbar played the last role in the Cobalt film, which was produced and released by Netflix, who is the main lead of the film India Lockdown. The music of the film is produced by Rohit Kulkarni.
Pj Motion Pictures and Pen studios are the ones who are responsible for the production of the film. The VFX of the film is done by Trigger Happy Entertainment. The costume designer for the India Lockdown cast is Shefalina, Trishaan and Shamim Kopkar. The cinematography is done by Keiko Nakahara. The shooting of the film was done in India.
Prakash Belawadi, acclaimed theater and media personality is one of the key cast members of India Lockdown
The cast of the India Lockdown film has worked with one of the most talented actors and directors of Indian cinema. Prakash Belawadi is known for many films. He played one of the key roles in the film “The Kashmir Files”, which became one of the most controversial films in recent years. The film covers one of the most highly sensitive topics, i.e., Religion warfare. The cast of India Lockdown will get to see the work of such talented actors and directors in the Bollywood film industry. Prakash Belawadi also plays one of the key roles in India Lockdown movie. The story of the film revolves around five main characters in the film. Prakash Belawadi is known for doing films on topics that are highly sensitive for viewers. Apart from that, the rest of the cast of the film gets to see this talented actor in action in this upcoming film.