Seasoned actor Sunita Rajwar is back again to make a mark as Bakait Biwi Sangita – a fun loving and outspoken character in film Aanchhi which is touted to be a rare sneeze of comedy set in the doom Pandemic period. Helmed by director Lucky Hansraj, it also stars Ishtiyak Khan and Subrat Datta which is slated to release on 25th August.
Giving insights on her role she says,”My character in Aanchhi is about a lady who is from the outskirts of a town. She is not qualified but is very outspoken, intelligent and a fun person.”
Talking about the film she says,”The film is shot during the pandemic period so it has some essence of that in the film. The movie revolves around a series of misunderstood events and how one thing leads to another. And how my family benefits from this confusion. It’s a comedy of errors.”
Sharing about what prompted her to take up the role she tells,”Lucky ji our director himself called me and narrated me about the plot of the film and the character sketch. Frankly speaking, this movie was shot very close to the pandemic and I really wanted to step out and work when this opportunity knocked on my door. I was enthusiastic about it and didn’t want to lose it. So after hearing all the briefings about the film I green signalled for the it.
Describing her working experience in the film she tells,”Honestly, this was one of the best experience I ever had. Because it was very short period of time like a week or so after the narration I had to join the set for shooting. When I went there everything was ready, the costumes were perfect and the team was awesome. The unit consisted of very simple people. The place where we shot wasn’t a big society, it was a near a Adivasi Basti. Also for the first time, I met a female sound recordist. My co-actors were from NSD, I knew some of them, Subhra Datta is really good friend of mine. It was a wonderful experience, I thoroughly enjoyed working with Lucky ji and Komal Unawnay Mam.”
She is best known for playing Bittu’s mother in Gullak, and Kranti Devi in Panchayat season 2, has appeared in films like ‘Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon’, ‘Ek Chalis Ki Last Local’, ‘Kedarnath’, ‘Stree’, ‘Bala’ and ‘Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan’.