Partition 1947 is an upcoming 2017 film, directed by Gurinder Chadha releasing this August. The first trailer of the film has been released.
The film is a British-Indian historical drama which stars Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Manish Dayal, Huma Qureshi and Michael Gambon.
The release coincides with the 70th Anniversary of the Independence of India and the founding of Pakistan. PARTITION: 1947 tells us the untold story behind Partition.
After 300 years, the rule was coming to an end. The rule of the British!! For six months in 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumed the post of the last Viceroy, with a responsibility of handing India back to its people. Viceroys House (now Rashtrapati Bhavan) in Delhi was the home of the British rulers till then. As the political elite – Nehru, Jinnah and Gandhi – converged on the House to wrangle over the independence of India, a conflict erupted. A decision was to be taken to divide the country and thus emerged a conspiracy & a love story followed by untold events between our Indian political leaders and the British Raj driven by political duplicity.
Partition:1947 Official Trailer |Gurinder Chadha | Watch Online on YouTube
Details of “Partition:1947”- Gurinder Chadha
Release Date: 18th August 2017
Star Cast: Huma Qureshi, Manish Dayal, Om Puri, Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson & Michael Gambon
Directed by: Gurinder Chadha
Music by: A.R Rahman