PARZIANA Film Screening

Isabelle Huppert, Ismail Merchant’s films screened in Retro

Webindia123 – India

… The Naseeruddin Shah-Sarika starrer ”Parzania” about the travails of a Parsi family on the backdrop of the Gujarat riots drew large crowds in INOX screen II. …

Film on Godhra leads to fracas at IFFI

Outlook – New Delhi,India

… Inspired by the true story of a family’s loss during the infamous Godhra riots of 1992, the film stars Sarika and Naseeruddin as a Parsi couple who loses their …

PARZANIA to premier At IFFI in Goa

Glamsham.com – Bombai,India

… PARZANIA is the breathtaking untold story of a Parsi family trapped in the communal violence in Gujarat, where their 10 year old son comes up missing. …

‘I am not making a popcorn film’

Indian Express – New Delhi,India

The world premiere of Rahul Dholakia’s Parzania–based on true story of a Parsi family whose 10-year-old son went missing after the …

Gujarat riots film raises hackles at IFFI

Newindpress – Chennai,India

PANAJI: An English-language feature film about a Parsi family affected by the Gujarat riots, made by a US-based Indian director, has sent temperatures soaring …

Gujarat riots film raises hackles

nowRunning.com – India

Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) An English-language feature film about a Parsi family affected by the Gujarat riots, made by a US-based Indian director, has sent …

Riot film kicks up a row

Deccan Herald – Bangalore,India

A screen depiction of a true story of a little Parsi boy going missing during the Gujarat riots has triggered a controversy at the 36th International Film …

Gujarat insanity, unvarnished

The Tribune – Chandigarh,India

… Naseer plays Cyrus, a Parsi, neutral to religious politics. He lives happily with his wife Shernaj (Sarika) in a housing development which is mostly Muslim. …

A film that speaks

Hindustan Times – India

NRI filmmaker Rahul Dholakia’s film, Parzania, the story of a middle class Parsi family in Ahmedabad affected by the Gujarat riots, has triggered off a …