Fimmaker Rahat Kazmi and Oscar winner Marc Baschet perform a dialogue about 'Lihaaf' in Cannes
Directot, Producer Rahat Kazmi Literally Journey With His Reach And Quality Of Work. The Filmmaker, Who Was Recently In The News For His Film 'Lines' That Will First Be Unveiled In Cannes, Is Ready To Enter Into A Dialogue With Oscar Winner And Producer Marc Baschet About Their Indo-French Co-production Ismat Chugtai's Lihaaf At The Cannes Film Festival, Organized By The Government Of India, At India Pavalion, During The Cannes Film Festival Director And Producer Rahat Kazmi Started His Direction With His Film Identity Card, Based On The Cashmere conflict. It won critical acclaim and awards including best film and best director at San Francisco global movie festival, Parts of this film were shown in the European parliament in Brussels as a context to the discussions on Cashmere . His most recent film Mantostan was awarded best director at London Asian film festival 2017.
The Story Of 'Lihaaf' Revolves Around The Most Controversial And Celebrated Story Of Legendary Indian Writer Ismat Chugtai And Deals With Issues Of Home Sexuality, Women's Sexuality And Sex As Taboo In Indian Society. Tannistha Chatterjee Plays The Lead Role Of Ismat Chughtai. Sonal Sehgal Plays Begum Jaan, Who Has Acted In Many Films, Sonal Has Also Co-written The Script With Rahat.
Singaporean Actress And Producer Namita Lal Will See Rabbo Play In The Film. The Film Was Produced By Rahat Kazmi, Tariq Khan, Zeba Sajid, Namita Lal Umesh Shukla , And Ashish Wagh. It Is Co-produced By Oscar Winning Producer Marc Baschett (known For Oscar Winning 'No Man's Land' And 'Lunch Box'. Golda Sellam Or Cinelink France, A Film Expert From Europe Is A Consultant On This Project.
Shoib Nikash Shah Plays Manto. Bollywood Actor Virendra Saxena Wants To Be Seen In An Important Role In The Film, Too.
Marc Said," I First Heard The Story Of" Lihaaf" (The Quilt) When I Met Namita In The Film Bazaar In Goa In November Last Year. I Was Struck By The Theme Of The Story And Decided To Follow The Development Of The Film As A Mentor. ”
The Film Will Take You Behind The Curtain, Plays In The Shadows Of Same-sex Desire, And Will Lift The Veil Off The Longings Of Women In Muslim Households.