Freida Pinto starrer Trishna will release in India on January 26, 2015. Trishna is based on Thomas Hardy’s novel Tess Of The D’Urbervilles the film also stars Riz Ahmad. Trishna tells the story of a woman whose life is torn between love and circumstances.
Trishna tells the story of a woman whose life is destroyed by the restrictions of social status, complications of love and life, and her development as an individual. Set in contemporary Rajasthan, Trishna (Freida Pinto) meets a wealthy British businessman, Jay Singh (Riz Ahmed), who has come to India to work in his father’s hotel business. He sees her dancing at a hotel and is attracted to her beauty and innocence.
After an accident destroys her father’s Jeep and leaves her family without the means to support themselves, Trishna, approached with an offer of employment from Jay, accepts and begins her work beneath him.
Jay develops feelings for Trishna, expressing them through special treatment and gifts. Trishna agrees to be Jay’s live-in girlfriend and thus stars a passionate love story between Trishna and Jay that is full of betrayal, sex and revenge.
Directed by Michael Winterbottom, Trishna has been produced Sunil Bohra, Anurag Kashyap, Guneet Monga, Winterbottom and Melisaa Permenter.
The co-producers of the film are Ajay Dhama, Sanjeev Singh Pal and Alok Arbind Thakur.
The official trailer of Trishna will release on October 29, 2014 said a statement. Trishna premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival September 09, 2011 and after some further festival appearances it saw it’s first cinema release in the United Kingdom and Ireland on March 09, 2012. The film had opened to mixed reviews then.
The film was nominated for Best Film at the London Film Festival, for Tokyo Grand Prix at the Tokyo International Film Festival and for Politiken’s Audience Award at CPH:PIX in Copenhagen.
Now one will have to wait and see how Trishna is received in India.
Freida Pinto starrer Trishna will release in India on January 26, 2015. Trishna is based on Thomas Hardy's novel Tess Of The D'Urbervilles the film al...2.0