Filmmaker Alankrita Shrivastava’s extraordinary film Lipstick Under My Burkha has done the unthinkable. While the controversial film was initially denied a Censor Board certificate, it won accolades at film fests the world over. The awards helped change the Censor Board’s perception to the film and finally Lipstick Under My Burkha got a date to hit the screens in India. But(…)
After a long struggle with the censor board, Lipstick Under My Burkha will finally hit the screens in India. Lipstick Under My Burkha finally releases 28th July!! — Konkona Sensharma (@konkonas) June 5, 2017 The film has been a runaway hit on the global film festival circuit and made headlines after the CBFC banned it(…)
The very versatile Konkona Sen Sharma has proven her mettle from time to time. And, now the Bollywood actress and director has been awarded as the best director for her directorial debut ‘A Death In The Gunj’ and the best actress for ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ at 2017′s New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF).
This is no ordinary news for Indian cinema! Filmmaker Alankrita Shrivastava’s most controversial film Lipstick Under My Burkha is unstoppable. It’s making headlines every day. Last week, the team celebrated its opening night screening at the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles last week. Now the buzz is that the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) has opened(…)
The trailer of Prakash Jha’s ’Lipstick Under My Burkha’ was released yesterday. The movie follows the story of four women, who live in small town Bhopal and stars Konkona Sen Sharma, Ratna Pathak, Aahana Kumra and Plabitha Borthakur. It will premiere at the Jio MAMI film festival in Mumbai. The movie, which has been directed(…)