31st October Movie trailer is released. Starring Vir Das and Soha Ali Khan in lead role, this film shows 1984 anti-sikh riots after former PM Indira Gandhi Assassination.
Upcoming Bollywood movie 31st October Movie seems like one that gives look at communalism and mob violence. Directed by Shivaji Lotan Patel, 31st October is a Thriller movie which shows the life of a Sikh family who got stuck in riot-affected Delhi.
On 31st October 1984, Indira Gandhi’s sikh bodyguards assassinated her and after that anti-sikh riots took place at a huge level. Director Shivaji Lotan Patel’s 20112 Marathi film ‘Dhag’ won 3 national awards.
Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan who is sister of Nawab Saif Ali Khan. Before this film 31st October, many other Bollywood films have shown this 1984 anti-sikh riots on screen. Some popular films are Konkana Sen Sharma’s Amu, Kaya Taran, Punjab 1984 and Chauthi Koot.
Konkana Sen Sharma starrer Amu won the National Award for Best Feature Film in English, while Chauthi koot film was screened at the Cannes Film Festival last year.
Actor Vir Das, who is famous for his standup comedy and comedy roles. Vir Das’ last film was MastiZaade which was sex comedy with Sunny Leone.
Vir Das is doing a dramatic role in 31st October film, of a Sardar trying to survive with his family during 1984 anti-sikh riots.
31st October Movie Trailer: