Chhaya Chhobi – 2009 (Shooting scheduled to start in October, 2009)
Director: Kaushik Ganguly
Actor: Rituparno Ghosh, Rahul Bose, Churni Ganguly, Raima Sen
Special Note: Probably the first ever made FULL LENGTH film on gay relationship in India.
Chhaya Chhobi is a Bengali movie under production by renowned directed Kaushik Ganguly who has chosen Rituparbo Ghosh to do the lead role. Kaushi Ganguly has previously done a telefilm “Ushno Tar Jonyo” on lesbianism. Homosexuality is never accepted in India. Kaushik Ganguly wants to explore the emotional sides of a man who is attracted to other men. Recently the controvertial hindi film “Dostana” had a subject on homosexuality. Rituparno Ghosh will be seen as a film maker in the Chhaya Chabi! The film will also features Rahul Bose as cameraperson, Churni Ganguly as Rahul’s wife, Raima Sen as a researcher.
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