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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


    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.

    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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    Photos (2)

    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, The Netherlands

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    Minority French (Germany, India, France, The Netherlands)

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    Runtime :

    1 h 49 min

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    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1