Posted on September 25, 2015 at 7:02 pm

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After Melbourne, Piku picks up honors at Indian Film Festival in Russia!

MSM Motion Pictures much celebrated family comedy drama, Piku continues its dream run at the film festivals abroad!


The film has swept across the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, Australia and has recently bagged the best film and best director awards at the Indian Film Festival in Russia, witnessed by a 2000+ audience!

Piku has turned out to be one of 2015’s greatest hits and has been critically acclaimed globally. This family drama film is directed by Shoojit Sircar and top lined by actors Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan.

The films continuous success at international film festivals shows how everyone worldwide is able to connect and relate to the story. The quirky yet heart-warming film of a father-daughter relationship has won many hearts and the winning in Russia is very significant since it was showcased to such a vast audience.

Shoojit Sircar commented,

I am truly humbled by all the love and accolades coming our way. I am thankful to Team Piku for all the hard work that went into making it a memorable experience for all of us.


Producer Sneha Rajani, President and Head of, MSM Motion Pictures said,

We are extremely grateful for Piku’s  glorious wins at the festivals abroad.  We thank the organizers of the Indian Film Festival in Russia for this honor. The film has been a  labor of love for all of us. We thank Shoojit Da and writer Juhi Chaturvedi for bringing alive the world of Piku. It’s been a great partnership with Rising Sun Films and Saraswati Entertainment. For us at MSM Motion Pictures, the critical and commercial success of Piku reinforces our faith in the philosophy that content is the king!

Piku was co-produced by MSM Motion Pictures, Saraswati Entertainment and Rising Sun Films. The film was distributed worldwide by Yash Raj Films.