Director Meghna Gulzar of Talvar and Raazi fame is back with a new outing Chhapaak. It is based on an actual incident related to an acid attack in 2005. Deepika Padukone plays the female lead.
Right from the start, Chhapaak trailer grabs the attention of the viewer. The strong presence of Deepika Padukone playing the role of an acid attack victim is an instant curiosity generator, and the visuals show why it is so?
Meghna Gulzar made her debut as a director in 2002, but it was only through the 2015 film Talvar that she delivered. Looking at the trailer of Chhapaak, it does seem like she has finally found what works and is delivering precisely. The investigative thriller type urgency is working well for her subjects. It can be seen once again in Chhapaak through the glimpses.
Check out the trailer of the movie below. The theme of Chhapaak is instantly identifiable and in a way, the need of the hour. It is the underdog release pitted against a biggie, Tanhaji. Both the movie’s release on January 10th, 2020.