Big Announcement: Marathi film to be made on Mahatma Jyotirao Phule and Savitribai Phule.
Director Sameer Vidwans who has given us amazing films like Dhurala, Double Seat, Time Please, and Anandi Gopal is back with his next Marathi film ‘Mahatma.’ The makers made an official announcement by releasing the movie title and video.
‘Mahatma’ which is directed by Sameer Vidwans is based on the life journey of great social activist, reformer Jyotirao Phule, and Savitribai Phule. Jyotirao Phule created a revolution by educating women. Savitribai Phule is referred to as the pioneer of women’s education in India and along with her husband she also worked towards improving women’s rights.
Legendary singer-duo Ajay Atul will compose the music. This film will be released in two parts ‘Krantisurya’ which is focused on the life of Jyotirao Phule and ‘Krantijyoti’ based on Savitribai Phule.
The movie is made under the banner of Pratisad and Huge productions and produced by Ranjit Gugle and Anish Joag. Currently, the movie is in the research process and the lead cast is not yet revealed. The movie will hit theatres in 2022.