Chaitanya Tamhane’s ‘The Disciple’ heads to New York Movie Pageant

Written by
Chaitanya Tamhane’s ‘The Disciple’ heads to New York Film Festival

The Marathi-language movie, which seems on the world of classical musicians on the fringes of success, shall be screened as a part of the pageant’s predominant slate

The New York Movie Pageant would be the subsequent cease for Chaitanya Tamhane’s “The Disciple” after Venice and Toronto.

The Marathi-language movie, which seems on the world of classical musicians on the fringes of success, shall be screened as a part of the pageant’s predominant slate.

Its inclusion assumes significance as it’s the first Indian movie to make it to the pageant’s predominant slate since Deepa Mehta’s “Fireplace” in 1996.

“The Disciple” could have a drive-in screening on Tuesday on the Queens Drive-In and can later be out there digitally for the US audiences until October 4, a press release from organisers stated.

The film, which options Aditya Modak within the lead, is about Sharad Nerulkar, an Indian classical vocalist making an attempt to realize purity in his work as he has been raised on the tales of his father and guru in regards to the masters of the previous.

Earlier this month, Tamhane turned the primary director from the nation to compete in the primary class of a European movie pageant after Mira Nair.

“The Disciple” kickstarted its pageant run with its premiere on the Venice Movie Pageant, the place it received the distinguished FIPRESCI award, given by worldwide movie critics, and one of the best screenplay award.

The Vivek Gomber-produced film later went to Toronto Worldwide Movie Pageant and registered one other win because it bagged the Amplify Voices Award.

The 58th version of New York Movie Pageant started on September 17. It ends on October 11.

Article Categories:
Entertainment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *