Actor Sanjay Mishra’s multi award-winning film Guthlee Ladoo, which not only addresses discrimination and serious societal issues but also emphasizes the importance of education rights is all set to release on October 13th. On the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi today, the makers released their official trailer.
To be released by Panorama Studios in theatres across the country, the film stars Sanjay Mishra in the role of a school principal who highlights the educational obstacles encountered by the under-privileged and becomes the main protagonist in Guthlee's fight for education rights. Produced by Pradeep Rangwani under the banner of UV Films, 'Guthlee Ladoo' is directed by Ishrat R Khan and centres on the connected lives of Guthlee and Ladoo, two friends from disadvantaged backgrounds, amid a backdrop of societal prejudices and aspirations. While Ladoo is satisfied with the simplicity of his life, Guthlee strives for more because he wants an education and a better future. Their divergent viewpoints serve as the backdrop for a story that examines tenacity and the pursuit of equality.
Recently, the official page of UV Films took to Instagram to share the poster, trailer and release date of the film. They captioned the post, "Embark on an inspiring journey of dreams and friendship with #GuthleeLadoo brought to you by UV Films. In the midst of adversity, a heart-warming bond forms that ignites the spark of hope. Stay tuned for the enchanting movie."
Director Ishrat R. Khan, known for his nuanced storytelling, offers insight into the film's themes. He shared, "With 'Guthlee Ladoo,' we wanted to delve into the lives of characters who challenge societal norms and biases. The film is a celebration of determination and friendship, shedding light on the obstacles faced by marginalized communities in their pursuit of education."
Producer Pradeep Rangwani echoed the significance of the film's narrative. He said, "Through 'Guthlee Ladoo,' we hope to inspire conversations about social equality and justice. Our aim is to present a story that resonates with audiences on a deeper level and encourages reflection on the barriers that individuals from marginalized backgrounds often encounter."
The film that won the coveted Best Director Award for Ishrat R. Khan at the prestigious Kolkata International Film Festival have travelled internationally right from Cannes to Berlin, Melbourne to Bifan (Korea) as well as some of the prestigious Indian festivals including IFFI, Ayodhya Film Festival, Lakecity International Film Festival and others garnering more than 51+ awards. Apart from Sanjay Mishra, ‘Guthlee Ladoo’ stars Dhanay Sheth in the titular role of Guthlee, Subrat Dutta, Kalyani Mulay, Kanchan Pagare, Arif Shahdoli and others.
You can check out the trailer here.