Lipstick Under My Burkha


Set in the crowded lanes of small town India, Lipstick Under My Burkha chronicles the secret lives of four women in search of a little freedom. 

A burkha-clad college girl struggles with issues of cultural identity and her aspirations to be a pop singer. A young two-timing beautician, seeks to escape the claustrophobia of her small town. An oppressed housewife and mother of three, lives the alternate life of an enterprising saleswoman. And a 55 year-old widow rediscovers her sexuality through a phone romance. 

Trapped in their worlds, they claim their desires through secret acts of rebellion.

Produced by Prakash Jha and directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, the movie stars Konkona Sen Sharma, Ratna Pathak Shah, Aahana Kumra, Plabita Borthakur, Sushant Singh, Vikrant Massey and Shashank Arora in the lead roles. 

The music of the film is given by Zebunnisha Bangash while the lyrics are penned by Anvita Dutt Guptan. 

Alt Entertainment in association with Prakash Jha presents LIPSTICK UNDER MY BURKHA an upcoming bollywood film which is set to release on July 21, 2017.