The film Khwada is one of the most anticipated films of this year. Directed by Bhaurao Karhade the film will be releasing on 22 October all over Maharashtra.
The film is based on a story of a Dhangar- tribal community of the Shepherds in Maharashtra. The lead actor Bhau Shinde aspaired to be a wrestler, however, his life takes some turns and twists. The look of the film is very rustic and true to rural settings of this community. The film showcases rituals and customs of this community in a sincere way. Debutant actor Bhau Shinde looks true Marathi hero and impresses us immediately in this trailer.
In the 62nd National Award Ceremony, the film received two awards namely ‘Special Jury Mention’ and ‘Sync Sound’. This film has also won 5 state awards for Best Debut Film Production, Best Rural Film, Best Costume Design, Best Rural Director and Best Make-Up. In 2015’s edition of Pune International Film Festival, Karhade won the award as Best Director. The film also won Best Film, Best Director, Best Debutant Actor, and Best Actor in a Negative Role at Prabhat Film Awards this year.
Renowned actor Shashank Shende has done a lead role in Khwada, along with a dashing debutant Bhausaheb Shinde. The cast also includes Yogesh Dimble, Rasika Chavan, Vaishnavi Dhore, Chandrakant Dhumal, Prashant Ingle, Vaishali Kendale, Amol Thorat, Nana More, Hemant Kadam and Surekha.