Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi returns to Hindi cinema after a ten-year hiatus with the upcoming film Gandhi Godse: Ek Yud. This feature film explores the alternate reality that Mahatma Gandhi survived an assassination attempt by Nathuram Godse. A trailer for the Hindi movie was released on Wednesday. Chinmei Mandulkar plays the role of Godse in an essay and Deepak Anthani plays the role of Gandhi. (Please also read: I don’t like playing in galleries: Rajkumar Santoshi)
Set during a turbulent period in the country’s history after the 1947 partition, the trailer shows the rifts in the new India as ideology splits into religion. A man against things. He believes the only way to stop a man is through violence, and he picks up a gun in preparation.
While the trailer shows an eventful encounter between the two, the movie instead of Gandhi’s death, looks at what would have happened had the country’s leader survived the attempt on his life. increase. After Godse was imprisoned, he tried to reason with the killer. While the country is in turmoil, the two share their own views.
Scenes in the trailer also show Gandhi meeting with prominent leaders of the time such as Jawaharlal Nehru and Dr. Ambedkar when proposing the dissolution of parliamentarians. At one point, Nehru said, “Koi chahe toh ek din mein Godse bann sakta hain, lekin Gandhi banne mein puri umar lag jagti hai (You can become a Godse in one day, but it takes a lifetime to become like Gandhi.”) you can see that )”
Fans commented on the trailer after its release on YouTube. “Emotional goosebumps (fire emoji) (applause and hands up emoji) of the great director Rajkumar Santoshi sir,” one user said. In response to the trailer’s line, another user wrote, “Bilkul, itihas karega faisla (for sure, history will decide)!”
Gandhi Godse: Ek Yudh also introduces Tanisha Santoshi and Anuj Saini, daughters of Rajkumar. Produced by Manila Santoshi, the film features music by Oscar-winner AR Rahman. The film will be released in theaters on Republic Day, January 26, 2023. Rajkumar’s last film was Phata Poster Nikhla Hero starring him Shahid Kapoor in 2013. He is also working on the movie Bad Boy. Meet Namasi Chakraborty, son of actor Mithun Chakraborty.