Irrfan starrer Qissa has won the second best film award in the India Gold 2013 category at the 15th Mumbai Film Festival. The movie is directed by Anup Singh and also stars Rasika Duggal, Tillotama Shome and Tisca Chopra.
An elated Anup Singh said, ”Great pleasure to receive this award in a city that I love so much and that has given me so much.”
QISSA is co-produced by Germany’s Heimatfilm, NFDC India (National Film Development Corporation of India), with Dutch production house Augustus Film, France’s Cine-Sud. Producers on the film include Heimatfilm’s Johannes Rexin (Heimatfilm), Nina Lath Gupta (NFDC), Bero Beyer (Augustus Film) and Thierry Lenouvel (Cinesud Promotion).