Nutan Kumar alias Newton (Rajkummar Rao) is a middle-class government clerk from Chattisgarh who is assigned to conduct a fair election in the Maoist hit region as a presiding officer by a commanding officer Sanjay Mishra. Loknath, a government officer and Malko (Anjali Patil), a local teacher join Newton to help him. Newton tries to convince them to vote for their preferred politician but amidst all this Aatma Singh forbids them from voting. Will Newton be able to get their votes is what the film is all about?
The movie writer cum director Amit Masurkar and Mayank Tewari have painfully captured the bittersweet essence of the people of an obscure jungle that's far-flung from civilization. This is also evident in the cinematography, where each shot is thoughtfully structured and lovingly composed. Meanwhile combined with a subtle sound design that's hard to miss this film has everything going for it.
Rajkummar Rao,Pankaj Tripathi,Anjali Patil,Raghubir Yadav,Amit Masurkar,Manish Mundra,Naren ChandavarkarAn unorthodox attempt in Bollywood which ends half-baked