Dhadak
I, 2018 | Dauer: 140min | FSK: 12 | Regie: Shashank Khaitan Darsteller: Ishaan Khatter, Janhvi Kapoor

Presented at the Cinema only one day after its official Indian release, this Hindi-language romantic Bollywood drama presents what happens when two worlds collide. Set in the picturesque city of Udaipur in India's Rajasthan, this adaptation of the marathi blockbuster »Sairat« is the story of 20-year-old Madhukar (Khattar), the only son of a lakeside restaurant owner, and 19-year-old Parthavi (Kapoor), daughter of a renowned politician. Though being from two very different backgrounds, from the moment they set eyes on each other at a village fair, they both feel strangely attracted to each other. Despite the warnings from their respective families they fall in love - but as their love blossoms, so do their problems. Torn between society and caste differences, their fate becomes uncertain. A simple, passionate story about first love, »Dhadak« is one of he much-awaited films in India of this year, marking the Bollywood debut of Sridevi and Boney Kapoor's daughter Janhvi Kapoor.