The official trailer of FDC's international co-production, Qissa, The Tale Of A Lonely Ghost a Punjabi language feature film by Anup Singh, starring Irrfan Khan, Tisca Chopra, Tillotama Shome and Rasika Dugal among others has released.
The film has been received well in the International Film
Festivals all over for its unique story and performances.
The story of the film goes like this, uprooted by the religious
violence that came with partition in 1947, Umber and his family
move to a safer locale attempting to forge a new life for his
family while keeping their true identities a secret from their
community by bringing up his fourth daughter as a son.
It is here that the story takes a remarkable turn. History and
folklore come together in this tale set in the aftermath of the
Partition of India. As Umber's daughter is raised as a boy, the
characters are propelled with greater and greater urgency towards
their inevitable fates.
Watch this interesting trailer