Sridevi cries at Tapaal screening
Sridevi Cries at Tapaal Screening. A special screening of Marathi film TAPAAL was organised recently which was attended by the likes of Sridevi, Boney Kapoor, Imtiaz Ali, R. Balki, Gauri Shinde & Niranjan Iyengar along with the cast and crew of the film. Everyone was touched by the film and Sridevi was no exception.
A special screening of Marathi film TAPAAL was organised recently which was attended by the likes of Sridevi, Boney Kapoor, Imtiaz Ali, R. Balki, Gauri Shinde & Niranjan Iyengar along with the cast and crew of the film. Everyone was touched by the film and Sridevi was no exception.
Bollywood actress Sridevi, who made a comeback with Gauri Shinde’s ENGLISH VINGLISH in 2012, got emotional after watching cinematographer turned director Laxman Utekar’s Marathi film TAPAAL.
Laxman Utekar was the cinematographer of Sridevi’s ENGLISH VINGLISH, which was loved by both the critics and the masses alike.
Sridevi got on to a micro-blogging site and posted about the same. “Just watched Marathi film 'Tapal'. After a long time, was teary-eyed & emotionally choked. Must watch film for all,” posted the actress, adding further, “Laxman who was DoP of English Vinglish has done a commendable job in his first film as director & has packed some memorable moments in Tapal.”
Produced by Maitreya Mass Media and distributed by Pickle Entertainment, starring the likes of Nandu Madhav, Veena Jamkar, Milind Gunaji, Urmila Kanetkar and introducing Rohit Utekar, TAPAAL is all set to release on 26th September 2014.
TAPAAL is National & International Award winning Marathi film set in a small village in the year 1977. It dwells with sympathy, concern and understanding on the bond between a little boy and a childless couple, and the social discrimination that they face.
Even before its release, Laxman Utekar's directorial debut is creating the right buzz. It has been critically acclaimed and has even won various accolades & awards at different film festivals for its sterling performances. TAPAAL had its World Premiere at 18th Busan International Film Festival 2013, South Korea. It was selected in Indian Panorama Section at 44th IFFI (International Film festival 2013) and 9 other International Film Festivals as well. It was also screened at 3rd Eye Asian Film Festival and Pune Film Festival. That's not all. Veena Jamkar bagged the best actress award at South Africa Film Festival. While Rohit Utekar won Best Child Actor Award, Prakash Holkar got the best lyricist award for his emotional composition 'don disanchi sawali ' at the Maharashtra state film Awards.