Sony Pixel Power calrec Sony

An Award Winning Journey Of Music, Passion And Self Discovery- the Disciple' Premieres On Netflix On April 30

19/04/2021

Back to All News

An Award Winning Journey Of Music, Passion And Self Discovery- the Disciple' Premieres On Netflix On April 30Play Video

Play Video

Entertainment

30 March 2021

GlobalIndia

Directed by Chaitanya Tamhane , Produced by Vivek Gomber and Executive Produced by Alfonso Cuar n, The Disciple is all set to make way to your Netflix screen

Watch Trailer Here

Film Stills

Key Art

Mumbai, March 30, 2021: Netflix today launched the trailer of its upcoming marathi drama, The Disciple, a multi-award winning film that follows the life of Sharad Nerulkar , essayed by talented actor and musician Aditya Modak. The story encapsulates the journey of Sharad, who diligently follows the traditions and discipline of the old masters- his guru and his father and devoted his life to becoming an Indian classical music vocalist. However, as the years go by, Sharad starts to wonder whether it's really possible to achieve the excellence he's striving for. This is a journey of devotion, passion, and searching for the absolute, in contemporary Mumbai.

Written and Directed by Chaitanya Tamhane, the film is produced by multi talented actor and producer, Vivek Gomber. Executive produced by Alfonso Cuar n, The Disciple is set to release on Netflix on the 30th of April, 2021. The film stars Aditya Modak, Arun Dravid, Sumitra Bhave, Deepika Bhide Bhagwat and Kiran Yadnyopavit in pivotal roles.

Looking back at the journey, Director Chaitanya Tamhane said The Disciple is a true labour of love and a story very close to my heart. It is the journey of a Hindustani classical vocalist's struggles, dreams, and artistic journey in contemporary Mumbai. We were blessed to have an extraordinary talent like Aditya Modak portray the protagonist, Sharad Nerulkar, through whose eyes we immerse ourselves in the fascinating world of Indian classical music. I am beyond happy that the film has found its home on Netflix, as there could not have been a better platform for this truly Indian story to reach a global audience.

Speaking about the film,Producer Vivek Gomber said "I'm incredibly excited to share the film with the world, we have waited a long time to do so. I am thrilled and grateful to have Netflix as our streaming partner. With their global appeal and reach, I have no doubt the film will find a discerning audience worldwide. I sincerely believe this is a universal story and will speak to all of us with dreams and aspirations."

The film was awarded the FIPRESCI International Critics Prize (FIPRESCI, short for Federation Internationale de la Presse Cinematographique) and the Best Screenplay award at the 77th Venice International Film Festival. It was also screened at the 2020 Toronto International Film Festival, where it was named a winner of the Amplify Voices Award. The film has also been nominated at the Film Independent Spirit Awards under the Best International Feature category.

The Disciple explores how Sharad diligently treads along the traditions of his guru and his father to achieve absolute excellence. Will his journey of devotion and passion result in him attaining the success he is searching for?

Watch The Disciple', streaming exclusively on Netflix on 30th April 2021

CREDITS:

Producer : Vivek Gomber, Zoo Entertainment Pvt Ltd

Executive Producer : Alfonso Cuar n

Director and Writer: Chaitanya Tamhane

Cast : Aditya Modak, Arun Dravid, Sumitra Bhave, Deepika Bhide Bhagwat and Kiran Yadnyopavit

About Netflix:

Netflix is the worlds leading streaming entertainment service with over 204 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

For the latest news, updates and entertainment from Netflix India, follow us on IG @Netflix_IN, TW @NetflixIndia and FB @NetflixIndia

About Zoo Entertainment Pvt Ltd

Zoo Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., founded by Vivek Gomber, is an independent film production company dedicated to producing artistic endeavours in India. In 2014 the company produced their first film, Court directed by Chaitanya Tamhane. The film premiered at the 71st Venice Film Festival, where it won the Lion of the Future award for Best Debut and the Orizzonti award for Best Film. Court' went on to win numerous awards around the world including the Indian National Award for Best Film in 2015 and was India's entry to the 88th Academy Awards. The Disciple', written and directed by Chaitanya Tamhane and produced by Gomber, is their second collaboration under Zoo Entertainment. The film was awarded the Sundance Institute Open Borders Fellowship presented by Netflix. The film had its World Premiere at the 77th Venice Film Festival in competition, where it was awarded Best Screenplay by the jury and the International Critics' Prize by FIPRESCI. The film also won the Amplify Voices award at the Toronto International Film Festival 2020.
LINK: https://about.netflix.com/en/news/an-award-winning-journey-of-music-pa...
See more stories from netflix

North America Stories

13/05/2021

SNS Releases New ShareBrowser Media Asset Management Software

SNS Releases New ShareBrowser Media Asset Management Software data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.jpg.....

13/05/2021

LYNX Technik Launches greenMachine Callisto+ Hardware with Dual-Channel Up/Down/Cross Converter Configuration

LYNX Technik Launches greenMachine Callisto Hardware with Dual-Channel Up/Down/...

13/05/2021

Blackmagic Fusion Tutorial: Building a simple HSV Keyer

Blackmagic Fusion Tutorial: Building a simple HSV Keyer data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/331759/604e4805df649-bpthumb.jpg......

13/05/2021

New Wooden Camera Accessories for Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro

New Wooden Camera Accessories for Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bp...

13/05/2021

From Script to Screen with Filmmaker David Lowery Presented by Frame.io

From Script to Screen with Filmmaker David Lowery Presented by Frame.io data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-b...

13/05/2021

Grass Valley releases EDIUS X Version 10.20

Grass Valley releases EDIUS X Version 10.20 data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.jpg data-srcset=https:/...

13/05/2021

Local Artist Candy Carver Creates Mural for New WRAL Newsroom in Durham

WRAL's Durham News Bureau features a mural by Durham artist Candy Carver, titled The South has Something to Say. WRAL-TV unveiled a new Durham News B...

12/05/2021

fuboTV Hits High in Subscribers, Revenue, But Still Posts Loss

NEW YORK-The first quarter 2021 results are in for fuboTV, which saw the sports-focused live streaming platform hit new highs in subscriptions and revenues. How...

12/05/2021

IHSE Opening a China Office

OBERTEURINGEN & GUANGZHOU-IHSE has announced that it has opened an office in Guangzhou, China, to meet the region's growing demand for KVM products. The off...

12/05/2021

Enco Brings Automated Closed-Captioning to Pennsylvania Senate

NOVI, Mich.-The Enco enCaption system has found a place in the Pennsylvania Senate, as the Senate Video Facility has chosen the product to provide automated clo...

12/05/2021

Broadband Access, Media Consolidation and Diversity Top of Mind for FCC Commissioner Starks

WASHINGTON-Broadband access, media consolidation and diversity within the broadc...

12/05/2021

Local TV Stations Produced More News Than Ever in 2020, RTDNA Finds

WASHINGTON-Local TV news had its biggest year ever, as RTDNA reported a record number of local TV stations aired local news in 2020. According to a survey, 1,11...

12/05/2021

FCC OKs Public TV Datacasting to Access Emergency Connectivity Fund

WASHINGTON-Datacasting equipment and connectivity, which public TV stations have been using to help with remote education, have been deemed eligible by the FCC ...

12/05/2021

FCC's Rosenworcel Calls on Broadcasters to Spread Broadband Word

WASHINGTON-FCC Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel is looking for help from broadcasters to get the word out about a new FCC program designed to give broadban...

12/05/2021

Woodside Church Creates Unique Production Values With Telemetrics Robotic Camera Control Systems

In an effort to keep their members engaged-both in person and at home-an emergin...

12/05/2021

SVG SportsTech On Demand: CHESA's Lance Hukill on Supplying Reliable Production Services in the Cloud

SVG SportsTech On Demand: CHESA's Lance Hukill on Supplying Reliable Product...

12/05/2021

SVG SportsTech On Demand: LTN's Mike Burk on Simplifying the Transition to Cloud-based Control and Workflows

SVG SportsTech On Demand: LTN's Mike Burk on Simplifying the Transition to C...

12/05/2021

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Editshare's Jeff Barnes on Updates to EFS Collaborative Storage and FLOW Media Management Solutions

SVG SportsTech On Demand: Editshare's Jeff Barnes on Updates to EFS Collabor...

12/05/2021

2021 SVG Venue Roundtable: Production War Stories Details the Challenges of Exterior Factors on Production Professionals on May 26

2021 SVG Venue Roundtable: Production War Stories Details the Challenges of Exte...

12/05/2021

SVG's Silicon Valley Video Initiative Meets with Teradek and Other Vitec Group Companies on May 13

SVG's Silicon Valley Video Initiative Meets with Teradek and Other Vitec Gro...

12/05/2021

Inside the Remote-Production Workflows of Activision Blizzard Esports, Fox Sports, and YES Network

Inside the Remote-Production Workflows of Activision Blizzard Esports, Fox Sport...

12/05/2021

The SVG Podcast: The State of Remote Production Facilities An Industry Primer

The SVG Podcast: The State of Remote Production Facilities An Industry Primer Excutives and engineers from Game Creek Video, Mobile TV Group, NEP Integrated S...

12/05/2021

PESA Expands Focus On Worldwide Channel Operations

PESA Expands Focus On Worldwide Channel Operations Gary Herman Is Now Director of Channel Partner Programs for PESA, the Leading Company for Secure Video, Aud...

12/05/2021

Netflix presents Blasted - A new Norwegian comedy sci-fi inspired by the UFO phenomenon in Hessdalen

Back to All News Netflix presents Blasted - A new Norwegian comedy sci-fi inspi...

12/05/2021

7 Spring Cleaning Tips From The Home Edit That Will Make You Want to Get Organized

Back to All News 7 Spring Cleaning Tips From The Home Edit That Will Make You W...

12/05/2021

Increasing Inclusion and Diversity in Music and Sound

Back to All News Increasing Inclusion and Diversity in Music and Sound Netflix Music Teams Social Impact 12 May 2021 GlobalUnited States Participating Ne...

12/05/2021

Hypergrowth Standout Companies Name IVP as Their Top Later-Stage Partner

Experienced 40-year-old VC firm investing from new $1.8 billion fund dedicated to backing market leading later-stage growth companies Menlo Park, Calif. May ...

12/05/2021

IVP: Backing the Next Wave of Exceptional Growth Companies

Most winters, the world's top surfers flock to Mavericks Beach, just south of San Francisco, in search of opportunities to ride waves cresting at over 60 fe...

12/05/2021

Interra Systems Improves Quality of Transport Streams With New VEGA Vista Software

BCA Events 2012. Events 2013. BCA Events 2013 Interra Systems Improves ...

12/05/2021

Cobalt Enriches Encoders and Decoders with Unique Features

Cobalt Enriches Encoders and Decoders with Unique Features May 11, 2021 Cobalt Enriches Encoders and Decoders with Unique Features Built-in frame synchroniz...

12/05/2021

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire Socio Labs to Power the Future

News Summary: Socio Labs' modern event technology platform will advance Cisco's vision to deliver inclusive experiences during in-person, virtual and h...

12/05/2021

Carbon expands its design team with Creative Director Ian Bradley

Carbon expands its design team with Creative Director Ian Bradley data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.j...

12/05/2021

Colorist lodie Ichter Joins Picture Shop

Colorist lodie Ichter Joins Picture Shop data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.jpg data-srcset=https://c...

12/05/2021

Ross Announces Support for AWS for Media & Entertainment Initiative

Ottawa, Canada, May 12th 2021 - Ross Video is pleased to announce support for the AWS for Media & Entertainment initiative from Amazon Web Services (AWS) as par...

12/05/2021

What's New in the Adobe video applications

What's New in the Adobe video applications data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.jpg data-srcset=http...

12/05/2021

New KIA Xceed Commercial Kicks into Gear with the URSA Mini Pro 12K

New KIA Xceed Commercial Kicks into Gear with the URSA Mini Pro 12K data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb...

12/05/2021

The Visual Storytelling Conference is just days away!

The Visual Storytelling Conference is just days away! data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.jpg data-srcs...

12/05/2021

ATEME Launches a Green Delivery Solution for Video Service Providers

ATEME Launches a Green Delivery Solution for Video Service Providers data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthum...

12/05/2021

Isaac Vila chooses Cooke S7/I Full Frame lenses to film Netflix's Below Zero

Isaac Vila chooses Cooke S7/I Full Frame lenses to film Netflix's Below Zero data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c56...

12/05/2021

Taipei's CEO1950 Venue Wines & Dines With AJA KUMO 1616-12G

Taipei's CEO1950 Venue Wines & Dines With AJA KUMO 1616-12G data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.jpg...

12/05/2021

Panavision provides cameras and lenses for Season one of Disney's Launchpad

Panavision provides cameras and lenses for Season one of Disney's Launchpad data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562...

12/05/2021

tvONE Releases Feature Rich CORIOmaster2 Update

tvONE Releases Feature Rich CORIOmaster2 Update data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.jpg data-srcset=htt...

12/05/2021

Hayden5 Expands Global Production Model to Los Angeles

Hayden5 Expands Global Production Model to Los Angeles data-src=https://creativecow.net/wp-content/uploads/avatars/263018/5fa08c562aaf4-bpthumb.jpg......

12/05/2021

WRAL-TV's Lamb Talks True Crime and Fiction, Free Virtual Event This Saturday

WRAL-TV Reporter Amanda Lamb WRAL-TV Reporter Amanda Lamb will be talking about...

11/05/2021

MRC: Nielsen Understated TV Numbers for February 2021

NEW YORK-Nielsen's TV viewership numbers were understated for February 2021, this according to an analysis of its procedures by the Media Rating Council'...

11/05/2021

NAB to FCC: Long Past Time' to Decide on Final White Space Rules

WASHINGTON-The National Association of Broadcasters is urging the FCC to stop dithering and make a final decision on its proposal to use a terrain-based model t...

11/05/2021

AIMS TechFest 2021 Opens Registration

BOTHWELL, Wash.-The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) has opened registration for the AIMS TechFest 2021 Presents: IP Showcase, a free, live virtual event ...

11/05/2021

Minow Assesses the State of TV 60 Years After Vast Wasteland' Remarks

WASHINGTON-On May 9, 1961, then newly appointed FCC Chairman Newton Minow called television a vast wasteland, criticizing the medium for its violence, inanity...