MUMBAI: Film director Madhur Bhandarkar announced Siddharth Sengupta as the next-gen director from his â€˜Direct a Movieâ€™ adda on Reliance ADAG’s Bigadda.com. A total of 290 scripts and videos were uploaded on the website.
Sengupta, a 21 year old from Kolkatta, made a film on cigarette smoking and its fatal repercussions on mankind and youth. He will now work with Bhandarkar in his future project.
Commenting on Senguptaâ€™s victory Bhandarkar said, â€œIt was really enthralling to know that a huge number of youngsters in our country are aspiring to become directors, scriptwriters etc. It was a great experience to interact with this budding talent. I am eagerly looking forward to working with Siddharth Sengupta in my future project.â€
An elated Sengupta added, â€œAs soon as I came to know that one could get a chance to with Madhur Bhandarkar, I put in all efforts in creating the video.â€