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That’s 19 National Awards in one picture


Shoojit Sircar’s Pink has overwhelmingly evoked stirring conversations and debates across the country with its shocking trailer launched recently.

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Amitabh Bachchan’s explosively provocative dialogues, Taapsee Pannu’s never-seen-before avatar along with her friends submerged in mysterious circumstances and various thrill elements has the audiences keenly looking forward to its September 16th release.

Shoojit’s Pink is a creative collaboration of some of the most talented artistes in India, with a staggering 10 National Award winners as part of its core team! Amitabh Bachchan commands the team with 4 National Awards to his credit (Piku, Paa, Black And Agneepath), along with Shoojit Sircar winning the National Award for Vicky Donor, Producer Ronnie Lahiri winning for Vicky Donor as well and Director Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury already established as a leading light in the field of direction with 2 National Awards in his kitty as well.

Joining the above is musician Shantanu Moitra who won the National Award for Best Music Direction, Ace Cinematographer Avik Mukhopadhayay with 3 National Awards, Sound Designer Bishwadeep Chatterjee with 2 National Awards, Sound Mixer Nihar Ranjan Samal with 2 National Awards, Re-recording Mixer Sinoy Joseph with One National Award and Sound Designer Dipankar JojoChaki with 2 National Awards respectively.

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ShoojitSircar speaks to us on the experience of getting on the Pink table 10 Winners who collectively have 19 National Awards amongst them! “It has been a humble privilege and most enriching experience working with such award winning luminaries on Pink. Thanks to the film, we have formed a close and lifelong friendship and i am truly honoured to have had such an opportunity in my career.” He says.

Looks like Pink is all set to bring yet another feather to the team’s cap we feel! Shoojit Sircar’s Pink releases on September 16, 2016.