The film, which released on June 6, minted almost Rs 55 lakh on Monday. (Also read:Vidhu Vinod Chopra Offers Vacation to Filmistaan Actors)
Filmistaan that explores India-Pakistan relationship with comic elements had collected Rs 51 lakh when it hit the screens. It picked up over the weekend and is still doing well.
"Filmistaan is better on Monday than Friday. Friday - 51 lacs, Saturday - 1.04 crores, Sunday - 1.26 crores, Monday - 54.1 lacs. Total: (Rs) 3.35 crores net. India biz. ROCK STEADY!," trade analyst Taran Adarsh posted on Twitter on Tuesday.
The movie, featuring Sharib Hashmi and Inaamulhaq, has invited praise from celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan and Vidhu Vinod Chopra.(Also read:Holiday Makes Nearly 25 Crores, Filmistaan Picks Up Pace at Box Office)
Apart from winning the best feature film in Hindi title at the 60th National Film Awards 2012, it also got a special jury mention at the 2012 Busan International Film Festival and 'The Silver Crow Pheasant Award' for best debut film at the International Film Festival of Kerala.