Upcoming Movie | Lipstick Under My Burkha – Ultimate Chick-flick | Prakash Jha | Trailer
Lipstick Under My Burkha is a ‘desi-bohemian’ movie about four women from different age groups interested in exploring life to its ‘fullest’ in every way. This is an ultimate chick-flick though guys should be able to relate to it too.
Its first trailer has been a major hit on Social media and Download sites, going viral on Youtube and Facebook with over 2 million views.
This Alankrita Shrivastava move, produced by Prakash Jha, will get its European premiere at the prestigious Stockholm International Film Festival in November. The film features in the Spotlight section, which has an interesting theme this year as “Identity”. The other films in this section include Bertrand Bonello’s Nocturama, Mahmoud Sabbagh’s Barakah Meets Barakah and Garth Davis’s Lion.
However, before that Lipstick Under My Burkha also premieres at the Tokyo International Film Festival and Mumbai Film Festival on October 26.
The film stars Konkona Sen Sharma and Ratna Pathak. Ratna thinks the film’s related to real women and, “Women’s identities are complex, and that’s the central theme of our film.”
Director Alankrita Shrivastava adds, “Across the world, issues of identity, especially for women, are becoming increasingly urgent. It means that the complexity of female desire that the film explores has a universal resonance in today’s times.
People are waiting for the movie. Take a look at the trailer in the mean time.