Irrfan Khan and Tabu are starring in Talvar, based on the infamous Aarushi Talwar murder case, which will have its world premiere at the 40th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) from September 10-20.
Directed by Meghna Gulzar, the film has been selected by members of the festival committee as part of the ‘Special Presentations’ programme, said a statement. Talvar, which also stars Neeraj Kabi and Konkona Sen Sharma, is a gritty investigative drama about the Noida double murder.
Meghna, the daughter of acclaimed lyricist Gulzar and veteran actress Raakhee, is “looking forward to the film’s premiere” at the festival. “Talvar is very special to all of us, and I definitely could not have asked for anything better for the film.” – IANS