22nd March, Mumbai: Bicycle Days, a highly anticipated drama film produced by Dhanshri Rode, Deepa Sule, and Devyani Anant, is set to release in theaters on April 14th, 2023. Shot at various locations in Madhya Pradesh, the film tells the story of a 10-year-old boy named Ashish, who misses out on receiving a bicycle through a government distribution program due to his proximity to school.
Dejected and disillusioned, Ashish loses interest in his studies and his passion for cricket, despite once being a champion in the sport. However, a chance encounter with a young school teacher named Shekhar, who is going through his own set of struggles, changes Ashish’s life forever.
Directed and written by Devyani Anant, the film beautifully captures the power of friendship and mentorship. The music, composed by Keyur Bhagat, adds a soulful touch to the storytelling, while the lyrics, written by Saheb Shrey, convey the emotions and depth of the characters.
The cast of Bicycle Days is led by Darshit Khanwe, who plays the role of Ashish, and Soham Shah, who essays the part of Shekhar. Rishabh Sah, Parv Agarwal, Mudit Gunhere, Mitul Gupte, Nidhi Dewan, and Umesh Shukla play pivotal roles in the film.
The film’s stunning cinematography, captured by P Kalyani Sunil, captures the beauty of the rural countryside of Madhya Pradesh, adding a sense of realism to the story. Ajay Kadwadkar’s choreography adds an element of joy to the film’s musical sequences, further highlighting the importance of following one’s passions and finding happiness in the little things.
Bicycle Days is a heartwarming and uplifting story that celebrates the power of human connections, especially during challenging times. It reminds us of the value of hope, friendship, and mentorship, and how they can change the course of one’s life. Bicycle Days is a must-watch for anyone looking for an inspiring and emotional cinematic experience.