Film Destination Zindagi Review

Duration - 80mins
OTT platform -
Genre – Social
Language - Hindi

Story and Director Saptarsshi Prattim
Star Cast – Tirrtha R. Murbaadkar, Rammnik Singh, Harish Kulkarni, Shivankita Dixit, Anubhav Bhalla
Writer, Screenplay & Dialogues Sandeep Dey
Editor Bobby Bose
Production Designer Ashwini Shrivastava
Director of Photography Sandeep Dey
Additional Dialogue Writer Gautam Siddharth
Music Director Ashutosh Singh Prasun Ghosh
Original Background Score Prasun Ghosh
Lyricist Ashutosh Singh Annu Rizvi
Singer Shaan Ranjit Pathak Saurav Ghosh (Bindaas)
Chief assistant Ajay Pasi
Assistant Director Prabhasi Borah Sargam Rana
Executive Producer Pranab Das
Associate Producer Deepak Jadhav Nitin Malde
Producer Fullframe BB Media Pvt. Ltd.

DESTINATION ZINDAGI SYNOPSIS: We all, knowingly or unknowingly, are on a journey to accomplish our goals, reach that manzil and fulfil our dreams. A journey that’s full of obstacles, hurdles and hindrances. Irrespective of all that, we set on our mission not knowing, whether we will attain the feat or not. Still…

Fullframe Entertainment and BB Media Productions new Feature Film ‘Destination Zindagi’ is a glimpse on the same; based on the plight of an Indian woman.

The movie is about a 60-year-old widow; her turmoil, predicament, hurdles... despite all the hardships she is ready to go that extra mile to keep her family afloat. Her journey as a wife, mother and grandmother go through many ups and downs but she never stops on her path to fulfil her responsibilities.

Her journey towards a meaningful destination is a story that many of us will relate to. A never-ending saga of an Indian woman and her struggle.

Directed by Saptarsshi Prattim, a seasoned cinematographer with an experience of more than 20 years, he comes from a non-filmy background. A die-hard movie fanatic, he draws his inspiration from the legends – Satyajit Ray (Manik Da), Ritwik Ghatak, Bimal Ray, Gurudutt, Francois Truffaut, Federico Fellini, Hrishikesh Mukerjee, Basu Chatterjee and likes.

Edited by Bobby Bose, Editor of many Bollywood films such as Summer 2007, Sins, Akeli. Apart from Films, he was also an Editor of TV Serials such as Reporter & Kadam. Summer 2007 which was Produced by Reliance Entertainment, Directed by Suhail Tatari and includes actors Gul Panag, Nawazuddin, Ashutosh Rana, Vikram Gokale. It was an Indian Panorama selection for International Award. Sins (English Film), Produced by Yashraj, Directed by Vinod Pande includes actor Shiney Ahuja. Akeli, Directed by Vinod Pande includes actor R Madhavan. Reporter, it was an Iconic Television Program. Kadam, this serial won Indian Telly Awards.

Sandeep Dey has interests and dabbles in various aspects of cinema. He bailed out of a technical career in the corporate world to pursue his creative passions. With credits in screenwriting, direction, cinematography, acting, editing, etc., in Films and TV, he is an enthusiastic learner and keeps expanding his areas of collaboration.

Tirrtha, the protagonist essaying the role of Asha Santosh Shinde is a graduate of the FTII Pune. She has acted in many regional films and has worked in languages like Telugu, Malayalam, Marathi and Hindi. From being awarded the Best Actress Nandi Award for her Debut Film to representing the country and winning a gold medal internationally for India for the category Dance and Drama at a very young age, she has been bringing home accolades for her work.

Harish portraying the role of the father, Santosh Shinde is a graduate from DSM. He founded Natakbaaz, a Theatre Group and Production House, and produced plays Hodi, Dashanan. He has worked in several Marathi films Ek Hajarachi Note, Bandishala and Ghe Dabbal as well as Marathi teleseries Vikas Sarthi and Krantigatha. And has been part of various web series.

Ramneek playing the son Manav started his journey at the age of 17. In the initial years, he did plenty of theatres and street plays. Simultaneously he did few TV shows for experience before stepping into films. He did few cameo roles in films; Punjabi film Dil Vil Pyar Vyar and a Hindi feature film Battalion 609. This movie is his big break in films.

Shivankita playing the role of Manav’s wife is FBB Colors Femina Miss India West Bengal 2017. Born and brought up in Agra, the city of Taj, she is a Commerce Student and studied Interior Designing. She has a healthy portfolio of working in TVCs, Print advertisements and Fashion Shows. Her love for acting made her venture into films.

Anubhav Bhalla, enacting the negative character Kaali is a dancer, writer, musician, magician, social worker and yes, an actor. Hailing from Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, he has been performing since he was 7 years old. Till date, he has done more than 500 Street Plays and 25 Stage Shows. His credentials boast of Reality Shows, Web Series, Short Films, Feature Films, TV Shows, YouTube Series and more than 10 NSD Theatre Workshops with the legends of Indian Theatre.


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