Borunbabur Bondhu

Borunbabur Bondhu is a 2019 Indian Bengali language film directed by Anik Dutta for Surinder Films. The film based on a Bengali story Chhad written by Ramapada Chowdhury is the story of an old man, whose life faces upheaval after people come to know that a VVIP who was once his friend, is coming for a visit. The film stars Soumitra Chatterjee in the role of elderly man with supporting cast of Madhabi Mukhopadhyay, Paran Bandopadhyay, Ritwick Chakraborty, Arpita Chatterjee, Sreelekha Mitra, Kaushik Sen and Bidipta Chakraborty.[3]

Borunbabur Bondhu
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Directed byAnik Dutta
Produced bySurinder Films
Screenplay byAnik Datta
Utsav Mukherjee
Based onChhad
by Ramapada Chowdhury
StarringSoumitra Chatterjee
Madhabi Mukhopadhyay
Paran Bandopadhyay
Ritwick Chakraborty
Arpita Chatterjee
Music byDebojyoti Mishra
CinematographyAvik Mukhopadhyay
Edited byArghyakamal Mitra
Production
company
Release date
  • 9 November 2019 (2019-11-09) (KIFF)[1]
  • 28 February 2020 (2020-02-28) (India)[2]
CountryIndia
LanguageBengali

The film was screened at the 25th Kolkata International Film Festival in 2019,[4] the Third Eye Asian Film Festival, Mumbai in March 2020, [5] and the Indian Film Festival of Cincinnati, Ohio on 21 October 2020.[6][7]

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The film premiered at the 25th Kolkata International Film Festival in 2019, and released to theatres on 10 January 2020.[9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Director whose movie was taken off screens gets show at KIFF". Business Standard. Press Trust of India. 9 November 2019. Retrieved 8 March 2020.
  2. ^ "'Borunbabur Bondhu' locks its release date". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 December 2019.
  3. ^ "All you need to know about 'Borunbabur Bondhu'". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  4. ^ "Director whose movie was taken off screens gets show at KIFF". Business Standard India. 9 November 2019.
  5. ^ http://www.asianfilmfestival.in/selection-list/
  6. ^ https://mailchi.mp/iffcincy.com/virtualindianfilmfestival-borunbabur-bondhur
  7. ^ https://www.theweek.in/wire-updates/entertainment/2020/06/20/ces9-wb-film-cincinnati.html
  8. ^ Sarkar, Roushni. "Borunbabur Bondhu trailer: Chaotic, stellar cast distracts from storyline". Cinestaan. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  9. ^ "Director whose movie was taken off screens gets show at KIFF". Business Standard India. 9 November 2019.

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