Movie: Shakuntala Devi
Trailer Rating: 3.5/5
Shakuntala Devi is a name that is remembered even today not only by Indians but people across the world for her achievement in the field of math. Shakuntala’s amazing work in the field of math earned her the tag of human computer. So, when it was announced that Vidya Balan will be playing such an iconic role, it naturally excited her fans. The film’s trailer was released today and judging from this little glimpse of the film, we’re already impressed.
In the trailer, we see Shakuntala’s passion for math began from her childhood days. Vidya Balan brings her usual quirkiness to the part which makes the trailer fun to watch. Shakuntala’s obsession with math also affected her relationship with her daughter, played by Sanya Malhotra, which is portrayed in the trailer as well. From the trailer, it is evident that the film is mainly about the bittersweet relationship shared by a mother and daughter and throws light on Shakuntala’s genius as well.
Apart from Vidya and Sanya, the film also features Jisshu Sengupta and Amit Sadh in pivotal roles.