The Kerala Story narrates a tale human tragedy as it unearths the events behind 32,000 women going missing in the Indian southern state of Kerala.
Sharing the teaser on her social media, Adah captioned her post, “Heart breaking and gut wrenching story of 32000 females in Kerala! #ComingSoon #VipulAmrutlalShah @sudipto_sen @adah_ki_adah @aashin_shah #SunshinePictures #TheKeralaStory #UpcomingMovie #TrueStory #AdahSharma”
The teaser features actress Adah Sharma in her character of a converted Muslim woman Fatima Ba. In a piece to camera set-up, the character narrates her ordeal of how she once wanted to serve humanity by becoming a nurse but was abducted from her home and manipulated by religious vanguards and turned to an ISIS terrorist. She eventually lands in a jail in Afghanistan.
The Kerala Story' has been produced by Vipul Shah and directed by Sudipto Sen backed by 4 years of extensive and thorough research.
Director Sudipto Sen travelled extensively to the state and to the Arab countries, met with the locals and families of the victims and was shocked with the findings. The film will be released theatrically next year.