Unusual story line and brilliant and outstanding performances by Lunchbox are making chances that this film might make an entry to Oscars. Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur, Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer has gained and attained massive amount of positive response from the Hollywood industry as well as the from the Indian film industry.
Will The Lunchbox Be India’s Official Entry To The Oscars?
Cast of Lunchbox:
• Irrfan Khan
• Nimrat Kaur
• Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Releasing date of Lunchbox in India:
20th September 2013
Michael Moore who is an Oscar-winning filmmaker tweeted that:
‘’The Lunchbox was one of his favourite films at Telluride Film Festival’’.
While one of the bestselling authors Salman Rushdie tweeted that:
“I loved The Lunchbox, big hit at Telluride Film Festival, best Indian film in a long time. Strong foreign film Oscar contender, in my view.”
Film critic Aseem Chhabra said:
“Looking at how people at the Telluride and Toronto film festivals have reacted to The Lunchbox, I think that film has a good chance of being nominated for the Oscars. It has all the right elements that would make it appeal to the Academy. I don’t have a crystal ball, and there many other good Indian films in 2013.But I think India’s chances appear stronger with The Lunchbox,”
So, all the movie lovers out there, if you are waiting for Lunchbox then only few days are left and right on 20th September 2013, you will be able to see this movie on your big theatre screens and cinema houses. Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur, Nawazuddin Siddiqui has done a remarkable work and this is the only reason that this movie is moving towards the Oscars category and getting such an extra ordinary appreciation from the critics.