Director: Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi
Producers: Zee Studios and Kamal Jain
Cast: Kangana Ranaut, Suresh Oberoi, Danny Denzongappa, Atul Kulkarni, Ankita Lokhande
The film captures the life of the 22-year-old Queen of Jhansi who refused to cede Jhansi to the British Empire. She was the first woman in the history of India to fight against the British in the cry of Independence. Despite fighting a fierce battle, she was killed in combat. Her life story and fight against the British is now told in this formidable tale of bravery, valour and women’s strength to inspire generations to come.
Director: Sudhakar Reddy Yakkanti
Producer: Nagraj Manjule
Cast: Shreenivas Pokale, Nagraj Manjule, Devika Daftardar
Naal is the story of Chaitanya, an eight-year-old mischievous boy. Living in a remote village in Maharashtra, along the banks of a river, he is fathered by a small-time landlord and pampered by a loving and caring mother. Naal portrays Chaitanya’s emotional world and follows him on an unexpected journey.
Director: Meghna Gulzar
Producers: Vineet Jain, Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar, Apoorva Mehta
Cast: Alia Bhatt & Vicky Kaushal
Raazi is based on a true story of a young girl, who was sent to Pakistan in 1971, to source out any information she could, as war was becoming imminent between India and Pakistan. It is the journey of an ordinary Indian girl, in extraordinary circumstances.