Ventilator is a 2016 Indian Marathi language comedy-drama film written and directed by Rajesh Mapuskar and produced by Priyanka Chopra under her production company Purple Pebble Pictures. Led by Ashutosh Gowariker, the film features an ensemble cast of more than 100 actors including Jitendra Joshi, Sulabha Arya, Sukanya Kulkarni- Mone, Viju Khote, Achyut Potdar, Usha Nadkarni, Swati Chitnis and Deepak Shirke, among others. The film tells the story of a joint family whose eldest and the most respected person goes into a coma few days before the Ganesh Chaturthi festival .
The film had its world premiere at the 18th Mumbai Film Festival on 24 October 2016 and was released on 4 November 2016 in few selected cities across India. Ventilator has received critical acclaim from critics upon its release. The film has collected ₹25 crore (US$3.7 million) in ten days at the box-office and has been declared a commercial success. The film won three awards at the 64th National Film Awards: Best Director for Mapuskar, Best Editing and Best Sound Mixing.