Mumbai: Rima Das directorial National Award-winning feature Village Rockstars is all set to hit the screens country-wide on September 28. The flick had its premiere at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and has toured more than 70 prestigious international and national film festivals.
It had bagged the Best Feature Film trophy at the 65th National Film Awards, besides also winning Best Child Artist, Best Location Sound Recordist and Best Editing award.
The film will be released through VKAAO, a joint venture of PVR Pictures and BookMyShow in metro cities of India and in more than 30 screens in Assam through Kamakhya Films.
Village Rockstars is a 2017 Indian Assamese language coming-of-age film which is based on about Dhunu, a girl who grows up in poverty and learns to fend for herself. However, that does not prevent her from following her dream of forming a rock band and owning a guitar someday.
The fit grabbed the Best Feature Film ‘Swarna Kamal’ award at the 65th National Film Awards, which were declared at New Delhi on 13 April 2018.