The first-look poster of Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sanya Malhotra starrer ‘Photograph‘ was released on Tuesday, January 22. Film critic Taran Adarsh took to social media to unveil the same where the lead pair is featured from the back side as they can be seen taking a stroll on the streets of Mumbai. In the post, Adarsh further revealed that the film is all set to hit the big screens on March 8, this year. He captioned the post saying, “Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Sanya Malhotra… #TheLunchbox director Ritesh Batra’s new film #Photograph to release on 8 March 2019 in India… First look poster:”
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 22, 2019
The film is directed by ‘The Lunch box‘ director Ritesh Batra and it narrates the story of a struggling street photographer in Mumbai who is pressured by his grandmother to get married. As per media reports, for the reason, he convinces a shy stranger to pose as his fiancée, however, the pair eventually develops a connection that transforms them in ways they could not expect.
Meanwhile, announcing the beginning of the promotional event of the film, Sanya shared a couple of posts in her Instagram stories. She also shared the first look poster and wrote, “And the story begins… #PhotographMovie”
Previously, on January 18, Nawazuddin updated the fans with the news of the upcoming project and said that the film is all set to be screened at the 69th Berlin International Film Festival which will take place from February 7 to 17. The 44-year-old actor further thanked the director for making the film and co-star Sanya for being a wonderful part of it.
The actor who is super-excited about his upcoming venture captioned the post saying, “Super Excited to inform you all that after being officially selected at the prestigious #SundanceFilmFestival2019 my film #photograph will also be screened at the #berlinale2019 Thank You @riteshbatra for doing this wonder & @sanyamalhotra07 for being a wonderful part of this.”
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Super Excited to inform you all that after being officially selected at the prestigious #SundanceFilmFestival2019 my film #photograph will also be screened at the #berlinale2019 Thank You @riteshbatra for doing this wonder & @sanyamalhotra_ for being a wonderful part of this.