Amitabh Bachchan’s Marathi film “AB Aani CD” released at a time when the COVID-19 pandemic was beginning to impact India, due to which theatres had to be shut down. Now, the film is all set for a digital premiere on May 1.
Produced by Akshay Bardapurkar, the dramedy is directed by Milind Lele and also features Vikram Gokhale. The film was one of the first few theatrical releases to impacted by the nation-wide lockdown due to the COVID-19 outbreak in India. The film will be released on Amazon Prime Video on Maharashtra Day.
Talking about its digital premiere, Bardapurkar said: “In the current circumstances, public safety and health is of paramount importance. It therefore made absolute sense to digitally debut this beautiful movie with our streaming partner Amazon Prime Video. In association with Prime Video, we are thrilled to release the film to mark Maharashtra Day and Labor Day as an ode to our all frontline heroes in the battle against COVID. It is our humble tribute to an enormous effort which will be remembered for a long time.”
“AB Aani CD” is a coming-of-age film that follows two playschool friends Amitabh and Vikram who meet almost after 70 years at a birthday party. (IANS)