The brand new trailer for the film ‘Choone Chali Aasman’ is out now. This is the Hindi name for Viacom 18’s award-winning film ‘Margarita With A Straw’. The well known production house changed the title of their critically acclaimed film ‘Margarita With A Straw’ to ‘Choone Chali Aasman’ as they wanted it to reach a larger Indian audience. This heartwarming trailer features talented actress Kalki Koechlin as Laila, a girl affected with cerebral palsy, who is on a journey of self-discovery. The movie showcases Laila as she tries to find herself in a world of complex relationships. Revathy has done an exceptional job as Laila’s supportive mother.
Viacom18 has produced quality cinema which focus on woman in society today. ‘Choone Chali Aasman’ provides a fresh take on the concepts of cerebral palsy, death and sexuality, as compared to other films in the industry. The film has been showcased at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the BFI London Film Festival and the Busan Film Festival even before its release. It has received standing ovations at all the festivals and been largely appreciated for its brilliant script and outstanding performance.
Produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures, Jakhotia Group, Ishan Talkies and ADAPT, and directed by the acclaimed Shonali Bose the film’s stellar cast includes Kalki Koechlin as Laila, veteran star Revathy, Hollywood actor William Moseley (lead of the Narnia Chronicles) and the talented new face Sayani Gupta in pivotal roles. The movie is slated to release early next year.