Marathi film Samhita – The Script which was directed by noted director duo Sumitra Bhave and Sunil Sukthankar who is known for making films on off-beat subjects has created a record of sorts by winning two national awards and 20 other awards. The national award winning film is released all over Maharashtra on October 11, 2013. It is produced by Subhash Ghai’s Mukta Arts Ltd in collaboration with Ashok Movies Pvt.Ltd and Sumitra Bhave and Sunil Sukthankar’s film production company Vichitra Nirmiti and it is presented by Subhash Ghai.
The Film has Now also been Nominated for 4 Screen Awards. The film is about Revati, a national award winning filmmaker played by Devika Dafatardar who has visualized a screenplay set in the era of British Raj. The story of the film revolves around a king, a queen and a court singer. It is the story of love, detachment, surrender and passion. Interestingly while visualizing the story the filmmaker’s personal life is intermingled with the visualization. A producer, a writer, an actor and three other women along with the director are in search for blissful ending of the story of their film as well as personal lives. In short the story of the Samhita is the story of the filmmaker herself.
Three noted organizations have come together to make ‘SAMHITA- The Script’. The film is produced by noted filmmaker Subhash Ghai’s ‘Mukta Arts Ltd’ in collaboration with ‘Ashok Movies Pvt. Ltd’ and Sumitra Bhave and Sunil Sukthankar’s film production company ‘Vichatra Nirmiti.