Naseeruddin Shah starrer ‘Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi’ is part of the official selection for the India Gold section at the 21st Mumbai Film Festival later this month.
Seema Pahwa, who was seen in Bareilly Ki Barfi and Shubh Mangal Savdhaan, is now preparing for her debut as a director with a family drama titled Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi. The film will be screened at the 21st Mumbai Film Festival (MIAMI), which will take place from October 17 to 24.
Actor Seema Pehwa’s directorial debut ‘Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi’ will be screened at the 21st Mumbai Film Festival
The film ‘Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi revolves around a family that comes together for 13 days after the head of the family passes away.
The film, which features Naseeruddin Shah in the lead role, Supriya Pathak, Konkona Sen Sharma, Parambrata Chatterjee, Vinay Pathak, Vikrant Massey, and Manoj Pahwa in pivotal roles.
Excited about the screening of the film ‘Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi’, Seema Pawah said, “I am so honoured to have my directorial debut make its world premiere at the prestigious Mumbai International Film Festival, among some of the best films that Indian cinema has to offer. From acting to writing and directing, it has been a long fulfilling journey and I am grateful to my producers Drishyam Films and Jio Studios for having faith in my story. I am very excited to start this journey by showing our labour of love to the incredible audience at MAMI.”
Moreover, the film has been written by Darab Farooqui, who also wrote Dedh Ishqiya (2014). The film has been produced by Manish Mundra’s Drishyam Films and will be released in theatres on 22 November.
Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi marks actress Seema Pahwa’s debut as a director. Before entering the film industry, Seema Pahwa cemented her position on the small screen with her character named Badki in the Doordarshan program ‘Hum Log’ and worked as a theatre artist with the Delhi-based theatre group Sambhav. While the actress has been prominent on stage and in films, this is her first venture as a director on the big screen. Stay tuned with DKODING for more Bollywood gossip and updates!