Shahid Kapoor and
Sharadhha Kapoor starrer ‘Haider’ which was an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s tragedy Hamlet was directed by Vishal Bhardwaj. This film is all set to screen at the 17th London Asian Film Festival (LAFF).
Earlier this film was screened at the 19th Busan International Film Festival. This film which also starred Tabu is set in the backdrop of insurgency-hit Kashmir conflicts of 1995 and civilian disappearances. The film will be screened at the festival, starting from March 19.
Rang Rasiya by Ketan Mehta, Margarita With A Straw the disability drama, Pakistani film Zinda Bhaag and The World Before Her by Nisha Pahuja are among others.
The 10-day festival will conduct a choreography master class from Farah Khan and also pay tribute to Rajesh Khanna.
The event will come to an end with Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain which is the historical-drama set amidst the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.