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 Qissa: The Tale of Lonely Ghost

Qissa: The Tale of Lonely Ghost

A Feature film by Anup Singh

Release in France : 03/09/2014

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Actors (4)

Production and distribution (3)

Co-production :

Ciné Sud Promotion

French distribution :

Zootrope Films

Foreign production companies :

Heimatfilm, Augustus Film

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1947. The partition of India and the creation of Pakistan. Umber Singh, a Sikh family man, is obliged to flee from his village, leaving everything behind him. His last hope is to have a son and heir. But his wife gives birth to a fourth daughter. Umber hence decides to change the fate of this child by raising her as a boy and by marrying off "him" to a young girl.

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Full credits (9)

Screenwriter :

Anup Singh

Co-producer :

Thierry Lenouvel

Sound Recordist :

Peter Flamman

Editor :

Bernd Euscher

Costume designers :

Divya Gambhir, Nidhi Gambhir

Foreign producer :

Bettina Brokemper

Director of Photography :

Sebastian Edschmid

Press Attaché (film) :

Claire Viroulaud

Music Composer :

Béatrice Thiriet

Technical details

Feature film

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Coproducer countries :

Germany, India, France, Netherlands

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Nationality :

Minority French (Germany, India, France, Netherlands)

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Runtime :

1 h 49 min

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Audio format :

Dolby 5.1