Sherni Movie Review: Vidya Balan-Amit Masurkar's film will leave you enraged and anguished in equal measure

Sherni Movie Review: Sulemani Keeda and Newton director Amit V Masurkar has teamed up with Vidya Balan for Sherni. The movie is about a female forest officer who has to track down a tigress who is assumed to be a man-eater. The film is a commentary on the babu culture, man-animal conflict and how bureaucracy corrupts even the most honest.

Movie: Sherni
Sherni Cast: Vidya Balan, Neeraj Kabi, Vijay Raaz, Sharad Saxena, Brijendra Kala, Ila Arun
Sherni Director: Amit Masurkar
Where to Watch: Amazon Prime Video

Amit V Masurkar's Newton left critics and audiences impressed as it explored the electoral process in India in a humorous but impactful manner. It was a brilliant follow-up for the filmmaker after the dark comedy, Sulemani Keeda. Talking about actress Vidya Balan, she is known for her powerful performances since The Dirty Picture (2011). The very fact that these two have come together makes Sherni an exciting proposition for cinema lovers. Here is our review of the film...

So, if you have seen the trailer of Sherni and wondering if you should watch it or not, scroll down for the full review... 

What's it about...

Vidya Vincent (Vidya Balan), a forest officer, gets a field posting after being on the desk for years. The location is a remote one and officers have to deal with local politicians, villagers and fellow colleagues with a lackadaisical attitude. Her job becomes challenging when a tigress, assumed to be a man-eater, mauls down a couple of villagers. Will she manage to save the tiger from death by the bullet?

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