About the film
Release Date: July 10, 2014
|Slogan||:||«The Tale of Lonely Ghost»|
|Production Companies||:||National Film Development Corporation of India|
|Producers||:||Bettina Brokemper, Johannes Rexin|
|Writers||:||Anup Singh, Madhuja Mukherjee|
Set in post-colonial India, Qissa tells the story of Umber Singh, a Sikh who is forced to flee his village due to ethnic cleansing at the time of partition in 1947. Umber decides to fight fate and builds a new home for his family. When Umber marries his youngest child Kanwar to Neeli, a girl of lower caste, the family is faced with the truth of their identities; as individual ambitions and destinies collide in a struggle with eternity.