|Directed by||Laxmikant Shetgaonkar|
|Written by||Mahabaleshwar Sail|
|Starring||Chittaranjan Giri, Vasant Josalkar, Prashanti Talpankar, Veena Jamkar|
|Music by||Ved Nair|
|Edited by||Sankalp Meshram|
|National Film Development Corporation of India|
|Running time||96 minutes|
Paltadacho Munis or The Man Beyond the Bridge is an Indian film in Konkani directed by Laxmikant Shetgaonkar. A multilayered tale of a lonely forest guard in a dwindling forest strikes a perfect balance between the personal and the political. Laxmikant’s cinema is rich in metaphors, remarkable in its restrain and exciting in its modern sensibility. This Film has been included in the world’s best films of 2009 list.
In a statement, the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) said, "The Prize of the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI Prize) for Discovery is awarded to Laxmikant Shetgaonkar for The Man Beyond the Bridge".
Paltadcho Munis won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Konkani at the 57th National Film Awards.
- Review - IFFI- 2009 Diary: The Man Beyond the Bridge, admin, DearCinema.com, November 30th, 2009
- The Man Beyond the Bridge to release in Canada, NewsDesk, Dearcinema.com, February 12th, 2010
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