Amitabh Bachchan's PINK is headed to the UN for a special screening

Published 26 Nov, 2016 03:10pm

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The film explores violence against women

Amitabh Bachchan-starrer PINK paved the way for countless discussions and debates in India on violence towards women, the film has now grabbed the attention of the United Nations.

The Bollywood actor announced the news on Twitter, saying, "'PINK' invited for a special screening of the film at UN Headquarters, in New York... by Assistant Secretary General... honoured!"

The courtroom drama, starring Amitabh Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu, Kirti Kulhari, Andrea Tariang, reflects on the plight of women in today's world and the blatant discrimination they face.

PINK was reportedly to be shown to Rajasthan police personnel to better their conduct towards women and treat them with regard to their lawful rights.