Zwigato stars Kapil Sharma and Shahana Goswami in lead roles with Tushar Acharya, Sayani Gupta and many more in supporting roles.
We live in a technologically advanced period where we can buy everything we need in a short time with just a few clicks, wherever we are. Still, the real stars here are the delivery people, who work tirelessly day and night to make sure our orders arrive safely and on time.
Critically acclaimed director Nandita Das is back with another hard-hitting drama, Zwigato, which depicts the lives of many people. Zwigato hit the big screens yesterday and features comedian Kapil Sharma as the lead, in a never-before-seen avatar and earns huge praise for its touching and relatable storyline. To celebrate the efforts and dedication of the delivery staff, PVR and INOX organized an exclusive screening of Zwigato in Mumbai and Delhi. Kapil Sharma also joined them for the film in Mumbai, making the experience even more special. The film received huge approval from real-life delivery guys because it showcases their struggles in the public eye without sugar-coating reality. Many were left speechless by the comedian’s chops, praising him for the versatility he showed as Manas, a delivery man working with a food aggregator and delivery platform called Zwigato. The turbulent period ended as guests clicked photos with their new idol Kapil Sharma.
Commenting on the overwhelming response received for the film across the country, and during the screening, Gautam Dutta, Co-CEO – PVR Ltd said, “I wholeheartedly agree with the review of the guests and audience on the film. to be perfect with its illustration of the impact of pandemic layoffs on people, especially the middle class and lower middle class. Hats off to Nandita Das for giving us a touching and powerful film and Kapil Sharma for his versatility. We were excited to host a special screening of Zwigato for the delivery staff, as we felt the film would resonate with them. The reaction of the guests to the event and the film was quite exciting and we are delighted that they enjoyed the experience. The film is doing quite well at the box office according to ticket sales and will do well for the coming weeks, judging by the positive response from audiences.
Zwigato stars Kapil Sharma and Shahana Goswami in lead roles with Tushar Acharya, Sayani Gupta and many more in supporting roles. The story follows the life of Manas who, after losing his job during the pandemic, is forced to work as a food delivery boy trying to make ends meet in the world of grades and incentives. His wife Pratima also tries to share the burden by taking odd jobs. Together they try to overcome this huge development in their lives and find joy in new experiences. Director Nandita Das also returned to her roots, giving us a glimpse of local life in the serene city of Bhubaneswar. Zwigato promises to touch the viewer’s heart with its relatable and refreshing storyline.