Revisiting demonetization! Vishesh Bhatt to make a film on demonetization

Bollywood filmmaker Vishesh Bhatt to make a comedy film on demonetization in India

Vishesh Bhatt Revisiting demonetization! Vishesh Bhatt to make a film on demonetization Source : Press

Crafting films on reality is significantly challenging owing to its translation of real events in reel with complete veracity of the same. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared demonetization overnight in November 2016 to flush out black money from the circulation, many saw it as a welcoming change in the economic status of the country.

As per the reports, filmmaker Vishesh Bhatt is all set to craft a comedy movie on demonetization. Informing about the same, a source shared to a leading daily, "The project was conceptualised by Vishesh Bhatt and his team. They will announce the cast and crew shortly and it will go on floors very soon. However, what is interesting to note is not just the topic chosen by Vishesh but also the genre. It will be refreshing to see a Bhatt producing a comedy."

The effect of demonetization on the nation witnessed a mass of business owners and citizens of the country facing the repercussions of circulating black money. Although, an official announcement on the same is awaited, it would be interesting to see Vishesh Bhatt blending a serious issue in the comedy genre.

For the uninitiated, Vishesh Bhatt is popular for helming Murder 3 which featured Randeep Hooda and Aditi Rao Hydari. Moreover, he had bankrolled and written the 2008 release Jannat starring Emraan Hashmi.

Although, there are many regional movies that had demonetization as the core subject of the film, it would be the first time in Hindi cinema that will witness Vishesh Bhatt's movie on demonetization. Whether or not the movie will pull out humour in solemnity, only time can tell.