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World Cinema
The Brawler
India, 2017, 154 min., Color, Hindi (with English subtitles)

Shravan slogs day and night to achieve his dream of being a recognized boxer.

Things go awry when he falls in love with the niece of his arch nemesis, the head of the state boxing federation. To marry her, he needs a job, and for him, the path to a stable government job is through boxing. But Shravan soon finds out that in India, boxing is about everything else but the sport.

Anurag Kashyap
Vineet Kumar Singh, Zoya Hussain

Director Bio

Anurag Kashyap, the most influential Indian filmmaker of recent times. A multi-talented filmmaker who has been credited as a Director, Producer, Writer and also as an Actor, in over more than 80 films. He was nominated for the Golden Leopard at the 57th Locarno Film Festival and his three films, Gangs of Wasseypur Ugly and Psycho Raman were in the Director’s Fortnight at Cannes.
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