Lihaaf: The Quilt (2019)

ALL 07/19/2019 (hi) Drama 85 Min
  • Release
    07/19/2019
  • Production
    A.S.A.P
  • Rotten tomato
    0%
  • Original title
    Lihaaf: The Quilt
  • Original language
    hi
  • Production Cost
  • 0.00
    -

Overview

A period drama, the film is based on Ismat Chugtai's most celebrated story "Lihaaf" (published 1942). The film inter weaves the plot of same sex relationship between Begum and her masseuse and the trial that Ismat underwent after being slapped with a case of obscenity on publishing the story. The film raises themes of homosexuality and freedom of speech that our society is grappling with even today.

  1. Rahat Kazmi

    Director

  2. Story

  3. Editor



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Casts

  1. Tannishtha Chatterjee

    Ismat Chugtai

  2. Sonal Sehgal

    Begum Jaan

  3. Veerendra Saxena

    Aslam sahib

  4. Rahat Kazmi

    Shahid Latif

  5. Mir Sarwar

    Nawab Sahib

  6. Shoib Shah

    Manto

Full Cast & Crew

Casts : 6 , Crews : 6

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Lihaaf: The Quilt (2019) 85 Min

ALL 07/19/2019 (hi)
Drama
  • Release 07/19/2019
  • Production
    A.S.A.P
  • Original title Lihaaf: The Quilt
  • hi
  • Revenue0.00

Overview

A period drama, the film is based on Ismat Chugtai's most celebrated story "Lihaaf" (published 1942). The film inter weaves the plot of same sex relationship between Begum and her masseuse and the trial that Ismat underwent after being slapped with a case of obscenity on publishing the story. The film raises themes of homosexuality and freedom of speech that our society is grappling with even today.

  1. Rahat Kazmi

    Director

  2. Story

  3. Editor

  4. Umesh Shukla, Ashish Wagh, Namita Lal

    Producer