Lipstick under my burkha

Focus CountryNew ReleaseEgalité Femmes-HommesSelection


2016 / 132’ / National Premiere / tout public

Set in the crowded by-lanes of small town India, Lipstick Under My Burkha chronicles the secret lives of four women in search of a little freedom. Though stifled and trapped in their worlds, these four women claim their desires through small acts of courage and stealthy rebellion.

DirectorAlankrita SHRIVASTAVA.
CastShasbank ARORA, Plabita BORTHAKUR and Sonal JHA.