Netflix has released the trailer for its first Marathi film Firebrand — produced by Priyanka Chopra and directed by National Film Award-winning Aruna Raje (Rihaee) — which centres upon the complexities of modern-day relationships. It follows a Mumbai-based lawyer, played by National Film Award-winning Usha Jadhav (Dhag), who fights for women in sexually-abusive situations.
She is revealed to be a rape victim herself, in addition to belonging to a lower caste. National Film Award-winning Girish Kulkarni (Deool) plays her husband, while Sachin Khedekar (Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose), and National Film Award-winning Rajeshwari Sachdev (Sardari Begum) play another couple. The release date for Firebrand is February 22, 2019.