Director Shoojit Sircar next film ‘Gulabo Sitabo’ starring Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana will now be premiered on Amazon Prime Video on June 12. This will be the first Bollywood film which has opted for digital release due to the outbreak of COVID-19. The virus outbreak has postponed films releases till unprecedented time and entertainment industry is suffering a huge loss.
Ram Kamal Mukherjee extended his wishes to Shoojit Sircar and tweeted, “My best wishes dada @ShoojitSircar for ur latest release! This is the new path, and best way to release and not wait for eternity! Good cinema will always win hearts and make money at the same time.”
My best wishes dada @ShoojitSircar for ur latest release! This is the new path, and best way to release and not wait for eternity! Good cinema will always win hearts and make money at the same time. ♥️👍 https://t.co/6hARuoMbi4— Ram Kamal । राम कमल (@Ramkamal) May 14, 2020
Speculations are going around that many films will now be released digitally owing to the current situation. Though the government has allowed post-production work. But the shootings are completely stopped.
Ram Kamal Mukherjee’s Seasons Greetings is being aired on ZEE5. The short film is a tribute to Rituparno Ghosh and stars Celina Jaitly Haag, Lillette Dubey and debutant Azhar Khan in the lead role.
The 47-minute short film shows the life journey of Rituparno Ghosh. The film also focuses on mother and daughter relationship. Amitabh Bachchan had unveiled the first look of the film.
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