Last month Nagesh Kukunoor’s DHANAK bagged 2 awards at the Berlinale Festival, and now Kukunoor is all set to leave for Toronto in April, where DHANAK will be screened at the TIFF kids.
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Nagesh posted on a micro-blogging site, “Happy to announce that @Dhanakthefilm is headed to Toronto in April. Will show at @tiff kids.”
Nagesh Kukunoor is known for his critically-acclaimed movies like DOR, IQBAL. Nagesh’s last movie LAKSMI, which was a Bollywood movie based on social problem, had also bagged an award for best narrative at the Palm Springs Film Festival.
DHANAK is the story of a ten-year-old girl Pari and her blind younger brother Chotu, who are inseparable. Written & directed by Nagesh Kukunoor, DHANAK’s cast includes Krrish Chhabria, Hetal Gada, Gulfam Khan, Vipin Sharma, Suresh Menon, Chet Dixon, Fllora Saini, Vijay Maurya, Vibha Chhibber and Rajiv Laxman.