Chauranga, which won the film best award at MAMI last year and also the Grand Jury prize at Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles IFFLA, has released their trailer. The film features Sanjay Suri as the village head, Tannishtha Chatterjee as the boy’s mother, Soham Maitra, Arpita Chatterjee, Dhritiman Chatterjee, Riddhi Sen, Ena Saha, Delzad Hiwale & Anshuman Jha.
The film is set in the dark hinterland of India where tradition and modernity collide precariously, Chauranga is inspired by a real incident. Fourteen-year-old Santu wants to go to school like his older brother Bajarangi. Their mother works as a maid at the mansion of the upper-caste village headman with whom she is having a dangerous, secret liaison.
Watch the intense trailer right here :
Chauranga (Four Colours), is presented by Anticlock Films in Association with Surya Ventures, Drishyam Films and NFDC, Produced by Sanjay Suri, Onir & Mohan T Mulani, and is directed by Bikas Ranjan Mishra. Anticlock Films have tied up with Drishyam for the film’s release and the film is being distributed by PVR Pictures. The film is slated to release on January 8th, 2016.