Mangesh Joshi entered into filmmaking after completing his engineering studies. He started with documentary films and short films many of which were recognized at Indian film festivals. NFDC produced his debut film ‘He’ which was selected for Film Bazaar .The film was shown in numerous film festivals.
Mr. Joshi fondly known as ‘Lathe Joshi’ for his skill at working the Lathe machine is left jobless. While his family and the world at large, manage to survive or thrive, he struggles to retain his fading identity. Technology rules the changing time; the inevitable human price is ‘Lathe Joshi’.
Joburg international film festival- Nomination- Best international film