Doosra Poster out! Delhi Belly director Abhinay Deo brings Sourav Ganguly's NetWest trophy win to silver screen

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 27 June 2019, 11:36 AM
Doosra Poster out! Abhinay Deo brings Sourav Ganguly's NetWest win to silver screen
Doosra Poster out! Abhinay Deo brings Sourav Ganguly's NetWest win to silver screen

Director Abhinay Deo  who has been acclaimed with movies like Delhi Belly, Blackmail has released the psoter of his third venture a socio-sports drama witha n intrguing poster in black and white that is reminiscent of ndia’s memorable victory in the NatWest Trophy final against England in 2002 that has remained etched in the memory of every cricket lover not just for the historic win but also for Sourav Ganguly iconic taking off his shirt and waving from the balcony of Lord's playground that made thousands of Indians comfortable, unapologetic and proud to be who they are.

Showcasing the influence of this maverick cricket Captain on the young minds of the country is director Abhinay Deo in his upcoming sports drama titled Doosra. 

The poster gives a sneak peek into the multi-layered story told through the eyes of a young girl gazing through an open window on the corner of the poster, only thing in colours, who chooses a different route for freedom.

Director Abhinay Deo says, “Sourav Ganguly marked the end of an era, the end of the submission. His one move at the NatWest final was so powerful and brought such a huge paradigm shift in our thinking. This film captures this through the life of a girl living in a patriarchal family suppressed by society and societal obligations. The poster of the film is only the first look. There are several more layers that audiences will understand once they watch the trailer.”

Actor Plabita Borthakur who starred in PK and last seen in Lipstick Under My Burka and Ankur Vikal from Slumdog Millionaire play the roles of principal characters in Doosra. Agnello Dias has been credited with the  screenplay for the movie. 

First Published: Thursday, June 27, 2019 11:35 AM
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