NFDC Begins Shooting of the New Bengali Feature Film Chhaad (The Terrace)

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News Desk, News Nation 360 : National Film Development Corporation Limited (NFDC) will commence shooting for the Bengali Feature Chhaad (The Terrace) from Saturday, 23 rd January 2021 abiding by all the health guidelines amidst COVID-19 pandemic. Chhaad is a Realistic Drama featuring Actress Paoli Dam, Actress Rajnandini Paul & other prominent casts. The film will be extensively shot in Kolkata and surroundings. The film is part of the new slate of films that will be under production from NFDC Ltd. Besides, Chhaad, a Telugu feature named Korangi Nunchi (Who will marry Thomas?) by debutante director K. Jayade are on the floor Under The Ministry of Information & Broadcasting scheme Development, Communication & Dissemination of Filmic Content under the sub-scheme & Production of films in various Indian languages. Director Indrani Chakraborty expressed that she is indeed honoured that NFDC has supported her maiden project Chaad. Chaad literally means The Terrace which signifies freedom and liberation. Our film emphasizes the need for personal space and internal freedom.  Today when

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apartments are growing smaller and smaller and balconies are becoming a luxury the need for some personal space close to nature is felt all the more. She sincerely feels that the viewers would be able to identify with the crisis that our protagonist goes through and the film would be widely accepted. The corporation is currently reviewing the transition plan as per the Government’s announcement of a mega-merger of four Ministry of Information & Broadcasting units - namely National Film Archives of India, Films Division, Directorate of Film Festivals, and Children’s Film Society of India- under the umbrella organization NFDC, the National Film Development Corporation. 

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Report : Anustup Kundu