Hansal Mehta's Aligarh to be screened at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)

By Priyanka Basu, Everymedia

Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkumar Rao in Hansal Mehta’s Aligarh
Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkumar Rao in "Aligarh" feature film

Mumbai, March 3 - Director Hansal Mehta’s ‘Aligarh’ released last week to a thunderous applause from critics, fans and Bollywood veterans. The film is about a professor in Aligarh University, who was fired for his sexuality. The film will be showcased at the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University, (JNU) New Delhi on the 5th of March 2016 as part of the I View World International Film Festival.

Mahesh Bhatt's personal review of Aligarh

Speaking about it, the director confirmed the news, “It's going to be screened at JNU as part of a Festival. I am happy to see the film reach the places that matter.”

Eros International presents 'Aligarh' Directed by Hansal Mehta and produced by Eros International and Karma Pictures. The film features actors Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkummar Rao. ‘Aligarh’ released on February 26th, 2016.