Haraamkhor is a 2015 Indian Hindi film directed by Shlok Sharma. Its a real life inspired film by Anurag Kashyap with Nawazuddin Siddique in the role of a teacher. Its an unusual love story as the movie is based on sexual relations between teacher and student.
The movie also stars Shweta Tripathi of “Masaan” fame as the lead. It is co-produced by Shlok Sharma, Vishakha Singh, Guneet Monga and AKFPL.
The upcoming movie is making waves as the film has been stalled by Censor Board. As revealed by one of the producer of the film, it has been denied certificate by censor board because the theme of the movie is objectionable.
It is a love story that revolves around a school teacher in a small Gujarati town and his teenage female student. Its an unusual relationship between a teacher and a student. The fate of debut directorial of ‘Shlok Sharma’ is hanging in between now, lets see if the film able to see the light of big screens or not.
Haraamkhor was premiered at 15th annual New York Indian Film Festival and Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles. Nawazuddin Siddiqui bagged the “Best Actor” award at the New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) for the film.
The makers were in news when a FIR was registered against director Shlok Sharma on a complaint by Maharashtra’s textbook bureau, objecting to striking similarities between its logo and promotion scenes.
Jasleen Royal has given the music for the film. The movie received great reviews from the audience. The performance of the leads was well appreciated. Its not for everyone. The story is about a sidelined adult relationship. But having an actor like Nawazuddin Siddiqui is a plus for the film.