Zuzari to be screened on Republic day



On the occasion of the Republic Day celebration, The Entertainment Society of Goa in collaboration with producer Shri Mandar Talaulikar is screening the Documentary Film “Zuzari” at Maquinez palace 1, Panjim on 26th January 2018 at 11.30am. The film has already received applauds and good reviews at IFFI 2017. The duration of the documentary is 68 minutes.


 Shri Mohan Ranade

Shri Mohan Ranade

The Docu-drama is based on revolutionary freedom fighter Padmashri Mohan Ranade. The film show cases great work of the great Freedom fighter of Goa. Mohan Ranade is an Indian freedom fighter who activeley participated in Goa liberation movement . He was arrested by Portuguese police in 1955. Later he was incarcerated at the Fort of Caxias near Lisbon in Portugal. He was kept in solitary confinement for six years. After liberation of Goa by Indian government Ranade was finally released in January 1969 after 14 years of imprisonment.

Ranade was born in 1929 in Sangli in Maharashtra state in India . He was inspired by leaders like Ganesh Damodar Savarkar and Vinayak Damodar Savarkar. He is a qualified lawyer. When Annadurai, the then Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu met Pope Paul during his visit to the Vatican City, he requested the Pope to put pressure on the Portuguese authorities to release Ranade.The Pope was astonished by his compassion and made possible Ranade’s release.