- Rwitobroto Mukherjee co-starred with Vidya Balan in Kahaani
- Rwitobroto is the son of veteran actor Shantilal Mukherjee
- Rwitobroto is making short films now
Wonder what he's currently up to? Rwitobroto is the son of veteran actor Shantilal Mukherjee and has taken keen interest in filmmaking. He is the director of a short film Bumper, which has been selected for screening at the 23rd Kolkata International Film Festival. Bumper has also entered the completion in the Indian Short Films category.
Rwitobroto Mukherjee's Bumper, a 14-minute-long film encompasses two intertwined stories about a taxi and two students, states the PTI report. Talking about his movie, Rwitobroto said: "I had planned the project three years back and am honoured that Bumper is part of the short film section of 23rd KIFF."
"To see my own film on big screen among other invited delegates and media persons gives a new high. Making a short film is the precursor to my next big step, a bigger project," he added.
Rwitobroto Mukherjee also has additional plans for his short film: "After the screening at KIFF, we have plans to take the film to some other film festivals including short film festivals. It will be posted on YouTube later on," he told PTI.
Directed by Shoojit Sircar, Kahaani released in 2012, after which Rwitobroto has also been part of Shoojit Sircar's production Open Tee Bioscope, which was Anindyo Chattopadhyay's debut as a director.
(With PTI inputs)