G Aravindan’s 1991 movie Vasthuhara is a Malayalam social drama based on CV Sriram’s short story of the same name. The film was well received by the audience and also won several accolades, including the National Award for Best Film in Malayalam that year and the State Prize for Best Film, Director and Story. The film starred Mohanlal, Shobana, Neelanjana Mitra and Neena Gupta in key roles. On Thursday, June 3, Neena Gupta took to her social media page to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Vasthuhara.
Neena Gupta celebrates 30 years Vasthuhara
Vasthuhara marked Neena Gupta’s debut in Malayalam cinema. Nena Gupta took her Instagram stories again and posted a collage of a few stills from the movie. In the shared collage, there was a solo shot of a young Neena Gupta from the film, while a photo showed her and Mohanlal side by side. Take a look at the image below.
More about Vasthuhara
In the film, Mohanlal plays the role of Venu, a government official in Kolkata who is responsible for moving refugees fleeing from Ranaghat in Bengal to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Neena Gupta plays Damayanti, the daughter of a refugee who dropped out of college to become a revolutionary who is now on parole. The film provides an insight into the lives of refugees who, after being driven from their homes, resort to small jobs, work as slave labourers, and while some simply give up or wait to return to their country, some refugees become communists. become rebels and end up behind bars for the rest of their lives.
A look at Neena Gupta’s latest movies and upcoming projects
The actor was last seen in the Netflix movie Sardar Ka Grandson in which she played the role of Sardar. The film also starred Arjun Kapoor, John Abraham and Aditi Rao Hydari. She was also part of Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor’s Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar in which she played the role of a Punjabi woman who lives on the border with Nepal and rents out her house to the characters of Parineeti and Arjun.
The actor will next be seen in sports drama 83, choose 100 and Gwalior. She also has the second season of her show with daughter Masaba titled Masaba Masaba coming later this year on Netflix and the second season of Amazon Prime Videos panchayat. Besides acting, Bad shark Ho actor has also become an author and is getting ready for the release of her autobiography Sach Kahun Toh.
IMAGE: NEENA GUPTA’S INSTAGRAM
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