Mumbai: Sridevi’s last movie as a lead actor is going to be released in China, said a press release issued by Zee Studios International. It was her 300th film that won her rave reviews along with a national award. Mom also had the trade and industry praising Sridevi’s choice of picking a bold and unconventional subject to mark 50 years of her successful film career. MOM was Sridevi’s final major appearance before her death on 24 February 2018. Originally the film was released on 7 Jul 2017 in four languages. Post-release review published by the Times Of India said “Sridevi demonstrates in MOM why she is the high-priestess of Indian cinema”.
Released in 39 Countries
Having been released by Zee Studios International in 39 countries of Europe, Asia, America and Singapore to name a few, the film is all set to take yet another flight and bring the celebrated actor’s memories alive with its release in China!
MOM that also won music maestro A R Rahman a National award for Best Background Score, is set to release in China on March 22, 2019.
The producer of the film Boney Kapoor, said “MOM is a film that has connected with both, mothers and audiences, from every region. This is Sri’s last film and our aim is to tell this beautiful story and showcase her most remembered last film to as many people as possible. Zee Studios International has been a part of MOM’s success since day one and I am glad to see them take this film to heights even two years after its release”.
“The legacy of an actor of her stature lives on in the work she has left behind for us. And MOM is the perfect example of this. The film has received an overwhelming response from every region it was released in. We are proud to be taking this heart-touching film to yet another market, spreading her gift farther and wider”, said Vibha Chopra, Head – Zee Studios International.
Directed by Ravi Udyawar, with music by A R Rahman, MOM apart from making an impact in India, also created ripples internationally and was even screened to qualify for the 75th Golden Globe Awards in the foreign film category.