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About Sheer Qorma

Runtime: 30 minutes

Language: Hindi

Genre: Drama

Sheer Qorma a 2021 Indian Short Film Drama LGBT romance written and directed by Faraz Arif Ansari of Sisak fame and produced by Marijke Desouza.

Cast: Shabana Azmi, Divya Dutta, Swara Bhasker


Best Short Film Audience Award at the Frameline Film Festival 2021

Past Screenings:

Bengaluru International Short Film Festival 2021

Indian Film Festival Stuttgart 2021

Post Screening Discussions:

Post screening discussion with Producer, Director, Cast

Director: Faraz Arif Ansari

Faraz Arif Ansari is a Director and Writer, known for Sisak (2017), Sheer Qorma (2021) and Siberia (2015). When not working behind the camera, Faraz conducts cinema and theatre sessions for the underprivileged children across the slums of Mumbai and trains them to write screenplays and direct their own short films along with film appreciation sessions. Faraz has also been conducting free acting workshops for the Indian transgender & queer communities, across Mumbai & Delhi. Faraz runs a charitable initiative called ‘Gift A Meal’ which works at the grassroots level and provides meals to the street children across Mumbai & Delhi.