The film is a historical drama based on Maratha warrior Shivaji’s mother, queen Jijabai Bhosle.
Jiu poster: Pritam SK Patil's film to focus on the birth of 'Swarajya'
Mumbai - 22 Jan 2020 17:13 IST
Updated : 23 Jan 2020 11:43 IST
After Farzand (2018), Fatteshikhast (2019), Hirkani (2019) continuing the trend of historical dramas, Pritam SK Patil has announced another historical drama set in the same period. Titled Jiu- Swarajya Kanika, the film will tell a story of Maratha ing Shivaji's mother, Jijabai. The makers announced the film with a poster release.
From the saffron sky to the flag, there is even a tinge of saffron on the budding leaves. The colour represents the flag of the Maratha empire.
सह्य स्वराज्य स्वामिनी, पुण्य प्रतिष्ठापिनी, छत्रपती जननी, मातोश्री जिजामाता साहेब ह्यांच्या पुण्यास्मृतीला मानाचा त्रिवार मुजरा! आपला ३ रा फिल्म असाच प्रेम आणि आशीर्वाद असुद्या 🙈🙏🏻👍🏻 JIU - SWARAJYA KANIKA PRODUCTION HOUSE :- FIREFLIES ENTERTAINMENT PRODUCER :- ANUJA DESHPANDE WRITER/ DIRECTOR : - PRITAM SK PATIL STORY / CONCEPT :- ANUJA DESHPANDE #jiu #jijamata #marathimovie
We also see India’s map being formed on the barren land where a single plant has survived against all odds. It probably symbolises the new hope for Hindvi 'swarajya' (independence).
Pritam SK Patil had previously directed a social drama Khichik (2019) which did not fare too well at the box office. It will be interesting to see how the director handles this historical drama.
The film will is produced by Anuja Deshpande under the banner, Fireflies Entertainment.