Here’s why we need more films like Amazon Prime Video’s upcoming film ‘Shakuntala Devi’!
Knowledge, education, and intelligence are three interdependent key elements for a person to flourish and that fact will be emphasized in the biographical drama film titled ‘Shakuntala Devi’ which will be available for streaming on the OTT platform of Amazon Prime Video this 31st of July onwards.
The film follows Shakuntala Devi’s life, who was a genius mathematician who astounded the whole wide-world with her intelligence, by solving compound mathematical calculations within a matter of seconds.The power of the mind can move mountains effortlessly and people like Shakuntala Devi and Anand Kumar were well aware of that fact which is why they were educators, paving way for a better future by sharpening the minds of the next generation.
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India is full of gems and world-class educators like Anand Kumar and Shakuntala Devi who made a significant change by passing down their adept knowledge which is why it is high time we recognize these unsung heroes and give them their due. Fortunately, Bollywood is bringing to its audience awe-inspiring real-life based stories like Super 30 and Shakuntala Devi!
The upcoming film ‘Shakuntala Devi’ is produced by Sony Pictures Networks Productions and Vikram Malhotra, Shakuntala Devi is directed by Anu Menon and produced by Sony Pictures Networks Productions and Vikram Malhotra. The film stars Vidya Balan in the lead along with the stellar cast of Jisshu Sengupta, Sanya Malhotra, and Amit Sadh.
So make sure to grab some popcorn and tune-in to Amazon Prime Video on 31st July to watch the film!
- Vidya Balan
- Sanya Malhotra
- Anu Menon
- Anupama Banerjee (daughter of Shakuntala Devi)
- Amit Sadh
- Jiisshu Sengupta
Running Time: TBC
Starring: Vidya Balan, Sanya Malhotra, Jisshu Sengupta, Amit Sadh
Director: Anu Menon
Writer: Anu Menon
Produced by: Sony Picture Network India, Vikram Malhotra
Release date: 31st July 2020 only on Amazon Prime Video
Shakuntala Devi will join the thousands of TV shows and movies from Hollywood and Bollywood in the Prime Video catalogue. These include global premieres of Indian titles including Gulabo Sitabo, Penguin, Ponmagal Vandhal, Indian-produced Amazon Original series such as Four More Shots Please, Paatal Lok, The Forgotten Army – Azaadi Ke Liye, The Family Man, Mirzapur, Inside Edge and Made In Heaven, as well as award-winning and critically- acclaimed global Amazon Original series like Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, The Boys, Hunters, Fleabag and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, all on Prime Video, which is available at no extra cost for Amazon Prime members. The service includes titles available in Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi and Bengali.