October 22, 2019:
Devashish Makhija’s Bhonsle, starring Manoj Bajpayee in the lead, premiered in the ‘A Window on Asian Cinema’ section of the Busan International Film Festival 2018.
Bhonsle, featuring Manoj Bajpayee in the eponymous role, has been nominated in two categories, including best actor, at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards, Brisbane.
Directed by Devashish Makhija, the film is also nominated for the Cultural Diversity Award under UNESCO.
In the film, Bajpayee plays a Mumbai Police constable Bhonsle who tries to fight the struggles of migrants and their battles with the local politicians.