Administrators Srijit Mukherjee and Kaushik Ganguly expressed happiness after the Bengali movies directed by them bought the honours in numerous classes at
the 67th Nationwide Awards introduced on Monday. Whereas Ganguly’s ‘Jyeshthoputro’ bought the crown within the Greatest Screenplay (Authentic) and Greatest Background Music classes, Mukherjee’s ‘Gumnaami’ was chosen for the Greatest Screenplay (Tailored) and the Greatest Bengali movie awards.
With Prosenjit Chatterjee within the lead position, ‘Gumnaami’ created controversies because it put forth three theories over Netaji Subash Chandra Bose’s ‘disappearance’, Chatterjee additionally essayed the character of a celebrity who undertakes a journey to his village residence in ‘Jyeshthoputro’.
Sharing the photograph of a statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in his Twitter deal with, Mukherjee mentioned, “That is our humble providing at your ft, O Supreme Chief. For educating us to try, to hunt, to seek out and to not yield.”
Ganguly mentioned he thought-about the award as a tribute to the late filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh. “Jyeshthoputro is my adaptation and elaboration of the
preliminary concept of Rituparno Ghosh. We’re lacking Rituda at this time,” he instructed PTI.
Ganguly, who not too long ago accomplished taking pictures of his first Hindi work ‘Manohar Pandey’, mentioned he’s proud that the movie fetched the crown in screenplay and background music classes competing with movies from all around the nation. “That is an honour for our complete trade,” the a number of nationwide award successful director mentioned.
He additionally felt proud of the dual honours bestowed on Gumnaami. “We share the enjoyment of belonging to the identical fraternity in Bengal,” Ganguly mentioned.
Prosenjit Chatterjee, who was related to each the movies in lead roles, mentioned, “The information is particularly important throughout such a time and augurs properly for Bengali movies.”
“Whereas my portrayal of an icon in Gumnaami can be perpetually etched in my thoughts, in Jyesthoputro I acted with Ritwik Chakraborty and Kaushik. That may even stay vital,” he mentioned in a tweet.
“Jyesthoputro has introduced some extra moments of sheer happiness with its #NationalFilmAwards,” he tweeted. In one other put up, the actor mentioned, “A recognition just like the Nationwide Movie Award is really particular! Congratulations to Crew #Gumnaami.”
‘Gumnaami’ producer Mahendra Soni, Director of SVF Leisure, mentioned, “The movie is unquestionably one of many very particular productions and we had excessive hopes from it. I want to congratulate Srijit Mukherji for giving the nationwide viewers a movie like Gumnaami, that can stay in individuals’s coronary heart for a very long time.”