Renowned filmmaker, who has directed many praiseworthy films has starred as an actor in a internationally acclaimed film ‘Matto Ki Saikil’. The film has already had it’s premier at the 25th Busan International Film Festival in Korea. Now the film is headed for another screening at 17th Annual South Asian International Film Festival (SAIFF).
The news was shared by Prakash Jha on his Twitter handle with a post that said, “Matto rides his bicycle to New York!After the World Premiere at Busan, “Matto Ki Saikil” to have it’s US Premiere at SAIFF!! Screening on Dec.17th!! ”
Matto rides his bicycle to New York!After the World Premiere at Busan, “Matto Ki Saikil” to have it’s US Premiere at SAIFF!! Screening on Dec.17th!!https://t.co/UVxtqs5NiF
— PrakashJhaFilms (@prakashjha27) December 15, 2020
Matto Ki Saikil is a story of a daily wage worker, Matto who travels all over his city in order to earn a living for himself and his family consisting of 4 members. The film is of the slice of life genre where it’s depicted how the family finds joy in the little things.
It has been directed by debutant M. Gani and produced by Sudhirbhai Mishra.
‘Matto Ki Saikil’ will have its premier at SAIFF, New York on 17th and 18th of December. It can be watched on the official website of the film festival by the residents of the country on those particular days.