Paoli Dam will show her mettle in the silver screen soon again in a social drama Maati; thanks to her unison with Leena Gangopadhyay with whom she had started her career in the small screen. The film will be a treat to watch out for as Bollywood’s Adil Hussain another intense actor will be sharing the screen space for the first time with our very own Paoli who in herself is a ‘power house of talent’!
The movie which revolves around partition and the gruesome dark days associated with it has Paoli and Adil playing the central characters. Aparajita Adhya will also be playing a pivotal role in the movie and will be shown mostly in ‘flashbacks’.
The story unveils with Paoli’s quest to find a couple of answers about her grandmother, and gets into the bottom of many truths and in the process, understands the true meaning of love, humanity and partition. The movie narrates the journey of Dam’s Meghla, who goes back to her ancestral home in Dhaka years after her grandmother’s death. The Partition of 1947, which led to widespread displacement and migration, emerges as a theme in Meghla’s quest to know her roots. It also shows the state of the families that got separated during the partition time.
Presented by Magic Moments Motion Pictures the film boasts of an august presence of that veterans like Sabitri Chattopadhyay, Anusuya Mazumder, Chandan Sen, Laboni Sarkar, Shankar Chakroborty and Monami Ghosh. The film is expected to release on 13th July 2018.
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