Nandita Das steps into direction

Nandita Ds directing FiraaqTalented and versatile actress Nandita Das is making her directional debut. She had showed her charisma in acting department and won many awards and now she is going to use her talent and acting experience in direction. Her directional debut is titled, Firaaq—In Such Times and it will be produced by Percept Pictures.

She has signed some brilliant actors of Bollywood like Naseeruddin Shah, Paresh Rawal, Tisca Chopra and Sanjay Suri. Nandita’s version about the film is “The film is an ensemble of five stories. It deals with emotions, relationships, reaction and helplessness in such times."

She further said, “It deals with a delicate situation. It is not a comedy, but once you see the film it is bound to touch your hearts," she said. On speaking to Sanjay about Firaaq, he said, "Firaaq means separation. Some have a long separation and some have a short one, but they share the same agony. I play a Muslim man who does not wear his name on his face. It's about my wife and me and how we deal with the complex emotions at such times."

A few pictures from the Movie Launch:

Paresh Rawal in Firaaq   Tisca Chopra in Firaaq   Sanjay Suri and Tisca Chopra in Firaaq