Star Cast: Konkona Sen Sharma, Ratna Pathak, Aahana Kumra, Plabita Borthakur, Sushant Singh, Vikrat Massey
Director: Alankrita Shrivastava
Producer: Prakash Jha
Rating: 3.5/5 Stars
Music Director: Zebunnisa Bangash, Mangesh Dhakde.
‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ has been released in cinemas. The movie is about four women who are leading four separate battles for their freedom.
Story of the movie: The movie revolves around the story of four women, Rihanna (Plabita Borthakur) seeks the freedom to be who she wants; two-timing beautician Leela (Aahana Kumra) seeks to escape the claustrophobia of her small town; housewife Shireen (Konkona Sen Sharma) with three children seeks an alternative life of a saleswoman, and a 55-year-old widow, Usha (Ratna Pathak) finds sexual reawakening through a telephone romance with a young swimming coach. They all have secretly try to live their dreams and face a lot of obstacles imposed by the male dominated society. What happened next for this you have to watch the movie.
Star Performance: Every character in the movie has given a brilliant performance. Ratna Pathak Shah’s performance is outstanding. While, Konkona Sen Sharma, Aahana Kumra and Plabita Borthakur have done justice to their roles and their performances are the highlights of the movie. The acting of Sushant Singh and Vikrant Massey is also excellent, which goes along with character and story.
Music Direction: The film’s music is good and it goes along with the story. Background score is also good.
Direction: The film’s direction is good. Amazing background score, cinematography and dialogues are attractions on the technical front. The film is an engaging story which tends to mirror the harsh reality of women in our society.
Watch Or Not: If you are an adult and like to watch reality based films. Than you can watch it.