The trailer of actress-producer Priyanka Chopra’s Sikkimese film Pahuna has been unveiled. The film Pahuna (The little visitors) is directed by Paakhi A Tyrewala.The movie will release on 7th December 2018.
Priyanka is producing the film through her and her mother Madhu Chopra’s banner Purple Pebble Pictures.
Pahuna is a story about the love, strength and courage of three Nepali children who get separated from their parents, while fleeing the Maoist agitation from Nepal to Sikkim.
The entire cast and many of the technicians are from Sikkim. As the title of the film suggests, the poster of Pahuna (The Little Visitors) puts the spotlight on two local children giving intense looks.
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In the background, one can see the little girl cooking something in a pot and the boy looking after a baby.
The story revolves around three Nepali children — a girl, a boy and an infant — who get separated from their parents, escape the Maoists agitation in Nepal and flee to Sikkim.
The trailer reveals plenty of sweet moments as the three children bond together and make a new home for themselves. Shot in the most beautiful locations along the Himalayas, the trailer teases an incredibly moving film about children who learn to survive against all odds.
The movie stars Ishika Gurung, Anmol Limboo, Manju KC, Saran Rai, Binod Pradhan, Uttam Pradhan and Banita Lagun. The film had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) last year.
It was adjudged the best film (jury choice) and got a special mention by professional jury in the International Feature Film category at SCHLINGEL International Children’s Film Festival in Germany.