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2020: A Blessing in Disguise for indie movies on OTT [Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney Hotstar, Zee5, SonyLiv]

One of the most difficult part of the film making process is to find a distributor after the film is created. Sometimes, it takes  years for a film to get the attention of a film distributor. 
Because of this, most of the independent movies which gets appreciated in film festivals remain unknown to the mainstream public, which mostly watch movies in multiplexes or single screen theaters as well as on T.V.
But, as the pandemic arrives, the distributors are forced by this lockdown situation to look into the direction of films which were were just sitting on the shelves under the pile of dirt and waiting for some distributors to shower their blessing on them. As, it is not difficult to do the pre-production as well as shooting part of the new TV series as well as movies by main stream filmmakers with marketable star cast, OTT platforms are now releasing the movies which used to be always in the waiting list.
Some of such movies are;
Chintu Ka Birthday
You can watch Chintu ka Birthday on Zee5.

Kishore Kumar birthday: 91st birth anniversary

Its the 91st birth anniversary of multi-talented personality Late Sh. Kishore Kumar. Kishore Kumar was not only actor,  but also singer, lyricist, screenwriter, music director, film producer as well as film director. He was the complete package film maker.

His real name was Abhas Kumar Ganguly. He was born in Khandwa, presently in Madhya Pradesh in 1929. He has sung in many languages such as Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Bhojpuri and Urdu.


He introduced Indian audience to the world of Yodelling. He was also known as the singing voice of India's first superstar Rajesh Khanna. He had the four decade long massive film career.