Nandita Das’ next film Trafficking
Nandita Das’ directorial debut Firaaq, based on the 2002 communal riots, won her critical acclaim from all quarters. It won three awards at the Asian Festival of First Films in Singapore, the Special Prize at the International Thessaloniki Film Festival and an award at the Kara Film Festival.
Nandita has now taken up another sensitive subject ‘human trafficking’ in her new film Trafficking, that deals with flesh trade, tells the story of three sex workers from India, Nigeria and Ukraine. The script for the film has been written by Siddharth Kara for producers Luca Guadagnino of First Sun Pictures in Italy and Elizabeth Stanley.