Ila attempts to win back her husband’s heart by making a delicious lunch for him. She then entrusts his lunchbox to a delivery service that works with all of Mumbai’s companies. It turns out that the lunchbox was accidentally delivered to Saajan, a solitary man who is nearing retirement…
For reasons beyond his control, director Ritesh Batra had to cancel his trip to France. He will not be able to ensure the scheduled meeting.
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The first feature film of Ritesh Batra, The Lunchbox, is selected at the Semaine de la Critique in Cannes in 2013. It was one of the best reviewed films of the year, nominated at the 2015 BAFTAS for “Best Film Not In The English Language”. He has since worked on Our Souls at Night with Robert Redford and Jane Fonda. His new film Photograph premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film festival.