The official handle of ZEE5 shared the poster on social media, it said, “Wait back in the city or travel back home? Migrant workers ke iss sabse bade sawaal ki kahani dekhiye in #IndiaLockdown premieres 2nd Dec only on #ZEE5 @ZEE5India @imbhandarkar @jayantilalgada @PenMovies @ZEE5India @prateikbabbar @SaieTamhankar @shweta_official @AahanaKumra @manish_kalra_ @pranavjain27 @IamHrishitaBhat @pjmotionpicture @itsmeamitjoshi @i_aradhana_ @rokul108 #PrakashBelawadi @ZEE5Global”
Helmed by Madhur Bhandarkar, the film India Lockdown will have its premiere at IFFI Goa, and following that it will start streaming on ZEE5.
Prateik Babbar as Madhav, a poor migrant worker, a working class individual, who probably faced the worst of entire lockdown. The film is inspired by true events. It will depict four parallel stories and the repercussions of the Covid-19 pandemic on the people of India.
The movie features Sai Tamhankar, Aahana Kumra, Prateik Babbar, Shweta Basu Prasad, and Prakash Belawadi, the film is produced by Jayantilal Gada of PEN Studios, Bhandarkar Entertainment and Pranav Jain's PJ Motions Pictures.
The film is set for a direct-to-digital release on ZEE5 on December 2.