After winning accolades for his 2005 release Amu, scientist-turned-director Bedabrata Pain is now back with yet another film, Chittagong. The movie is based upon actual events of India's Chittagong uprising, during the British rule.
The filmmaker hosted a special screening of the film, which was graced by many Bollywood celebs including Shah Rukh Khan and Amitabh Bachchan. And it seems that the film has managed to impress both the superstars.
Post the film's screening both, the actors took to Twitter to praise the flick. "What a delightfully intense film Chittagong. All the best Bedo..Anurag Kashyap...Manoj..Vega..Nawazuddin..Shonali. Thanx for the experience," tweeted SRK.
" Chittagong the film by Bedabrata Pain premier tonight .. a moving touching experience .. sensitively shot and enacted ..," posted Bachchan, on the micro-blogging site.
Chittagong stars Manoj Bajpayee, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Jaideep Ahlawat in the lead roles and is slated to hit the theaters on October 12, 2012.