“A Death In The Gunj movie came naturally” says Konkona Sen. Actress Konkona Sen Sharma is directing and writing her upcoming flick “A Death In The Gunj” and marks her directorial debut with this. This was a story which she heard as a child from her father and it always fascinated her.
Movie ensemble cast of Vikrant Massey, Tillotama Shome, Om Puri, Tanuja, Gulshan Devaiah, Kalki Koechlin, Jim Sarbh and Ranvir Shorey. Plot is set in the colonial town of McCluskieganj in the winters of 1979. Twist came in movie when guests start playing with the spirits during family holiday. Holiday ends in an implosion, resulting in an unavoidable event.
Konkona told that “A Death in a Gunj’ is a story that I am familiar with, I had heard as a kid from my dad. It fascinated me so much that I just developed the idea further and eventually I had a whole structure for a feature film”.
Movie is produced by Ashish Bhatnagar, Vijay Kumar Swami, Raagii Bhatnagar, Abhishek Chaubey, and Honey Trehan under the banners of Studioz IDrream and MacGuffin Pictures. Movie will release in India on January 13, 2017.