Shikara – Kashmiri scholars The Untold Story is an upcoming Hindi language historical drama, produced and directed by Bimu Vinod Chopra. Binod Chopra’s film under his banner romantic feature film. The film is based on the departure of Kashmiri scholar in Kashmir. The film is set to release on February 7, 2020.
The story is also shown in the face of adverse adversity, the most compulsory migration to independent India, where more than one million Kashmiri scholars had to flee the Kashmir Valley. Contrary to the backdrop of the beautiful valley of Kashmir, Shikara spoke to Kashmiri scholars about the ugly exile from their homeland nearly thirty years after the true events of the nineties.
Cast Of Shikara Movie’s
- Aadil Khan as Shiv Kumar Dhar
- Sadia as Shanti Dhar
Shikara trailer out: Vidhu Vinod Chopra brings searing pain of Kashmiri Pandit exodus on film
He has released the much awaited trailer of Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s upcoming film Shikara. The film introduces two new faces: Saadia and Adil Khan. The film tells the story of about 4,00,000 Kashmiri Pandits who had to flee the valley in a mass exodus in 1990.
The trailer begins with a scene in which a young couple, Shanti Dhar and Shiv Kumar Dhar, were sitting inside their house when they saw a house burning from their window. It was then shown how the Kashmiri Pandits were forced to leave the valley. The new cast looks promising in the trailer which reflects the status of community members when they became refugees in their own country.
Shikara | Official Trailer | Dir: Vidhu Vinod Chopra | 7th February 2020
Directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Shikara is about to hit the screens in February.
Most of the victims were shot in Kashmir. The film is being promoted as a love story that remains unexplored even after 30 years of exile.
In 1990, more than 400,000 Kashmiri Pandits were forced to leave their homes in the valley.
The creators of the film recently released a motion poster for the film and wrote, “Tis Sal Bad, Humri kahani kahi jayegi … Here is an endless love story of the worst of times.”
Interestingly, six months after the repeal of Article 377, the Shikaras, which gave special status to the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Now, the state is divided into two Union Territories – Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
Marketing and Release
“The official trailer for the movie was launched in January 2020 by Fox Star Studios. A. R Rahman played the theme of Hunting Live at the inauguration.
The film is set to release on February 7, 2020.
The lyrics of the film are composed by Suresh Shandilya and Abhay Sopori, composed by Ershad Kamil. The score of the film is composed by A. R Rahman and Qutb-e-Kripa.
|Directed by||Vidhu Vinod Chopra|
|Produced by||Vidhu Vinod Chopra|
|Screenplay by||Vidhu Vinod Chopra|
|Story by||Vidhu Vinod Chopra|
A. R. Rahman
|Edited by||Vidhu Vinod Chopra|
|Vinod Chopra Films|
|Distributed by||Fox Star Studios|
|Release date||7 February 2020|
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