Nandita Das’ ‘Manto’ and Anurag Kashyap’s ‘Manmarziyaan’ to be screened at TIFF
Well there’s a great news for our Bollywood movie buffs out there. Our filmmakers Nandita Das and Anurag Kashyap’s upcoming films ‘Manto’ and ‘Manmarziyan’ are officially selected for screening at the Toronto International Film Festival(TIFF).
Sharing the good news with his fans and followers, director Anurag Kashyap posted on Twitter, “Manmarziyaan aka “Husband Material” premieres at TIFF before releasing on the 21st September.”
You can check out his post below:
— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) July 24, 2018
‘Manmarziyaan’ tilted as ‘Husband Material’ in English will be premiering the festival much before its release in India. The film stars Abhishek Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal in lead roles.
And actress-filmmaker Nandita Das’ ‘Manto’ too will be screened at the 43rd edition of TIFF. Nandita took to her Twitter handle and wrote,“Thank You
@TIFF_NET @cameron_tiff for making @mantofilm part of your first selection. Just got to know! Can’t wait to be back in Toronto after 10 long years. Last time was for #Firaaq”
Thank you @TIFF_NET @cameron_tiff for making @mantofilm part of your first selection. Just got to know! Can’t wait to be back in Toronto after 10 long years. Last time was for #Firaaq @Nawazuddin_S @RasikaDugal @TahirRajBhasin @chintskap @divyadutta25… https://t.co/tmbJ4vHmuV
— Nandita Das (@nanditadas) July 24, 2018
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, the lead actor of ‘Manto’ was extremely happy about his film being selected to be screened at TIFF, and he too shared the news on Instagram by posting, “It gives me a beautiful feeling to share with you all that “MANTO” will be screened at the prestigious ” Toronto International Film Festival, @TIFF_NET as well. Congratulations Team #Manto”
‘Manto’ is a biographical drama based on the life of Indo-Pakistani author Saadat Hasan Manto and also stars Tahir Raj Bhasin and Rasika Dugal in significant roles.
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