Movie Preview: Mulk (2018)
Mulk (lit. Country) is a 2018 Indian Hindi-language drama film directed by Anubhav Sinha.Shot in Benaras and Lucknow, Mulk is the story of a Muslim family trying to reclaim it’s lost honour and is scheduled to have it’s theatrical release on 3 August 2018.
Present day. India. A good Muslim family in Varanasi is accused of colluding with the planning of a terrorist attack in the city. The neighbourhood is polarised. People take sides as the court proceedings begin. Defending the family is the Hindu daughter in law. Not all charges are baseless and then a lot boils down to interpretation. A lot boils down to the conditioning of our minds as a society specially when the investigation throws open a lot of surprises.