An actor from Kolhapur Anshuman Joshi (Age-14) is featured for the lead role in the Marathi movie called ‘Shala’ (School). Anshuman is playing the role of ‘Mukund Joshi’ in the movie.
Director of the movie Shri Sujay Dahake chose Anshuman from total of 150 actors. Anshuman while talking to media said that he was shocked when he came to know that he was selected.
At first Anshuman thought that he will be able to do it very easily, but later when he came across the hurdles of the movie, he went through lot of hardships as it was the first time he was working in movie.
The star cast includes Anshuman Joshi, Ketaki Mategaonkar and others. It appears Ketaki Mategaonkar was seen in the reality singing competition TV show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Little Champs a couple of years ago. By this Movie Anshuman is surely taking Kolhapur to the World.
Anshuman’s family background is from movies as his grandfather Shri Chandrakant Joshi is a well known director and President of 3rd Eye Film Festival. Anshuman says that he came across many hardships and it was a great experience as he got to learn a lot of things from the movie.
This movie is based on the novel of the same title by acclaimed Marathi writer Shri Milind Bokil, ‘SHALA’ (School) is directed by Shri Sujay S. Dahake.
The Highlights of the movie describe turbulent India of the Emergency in the 1970′s , four friends on the threshold of their teenage years in a little Indian school, gather in their beloved place to deliberate the everyday’s of school and life.
Little do they know that by the end of this academic year, their lives will take a turn as they never expected it to. ‘SHALA’ (School) is every person’s story. It is for every person who has been to school, and loved and lost his love. It is a story of love, of circumstance, of passion, friendship and freedom.