An account of a twentieth century author “Manto”, who experienced childhood in the showbiz business of Bombay (now Mumbai) and Lahore. It centers the most recent seven years of journalists life amid which he kept in touch with a portion of his most questionable stories, for example, Thanda Gosht, Toba Tek Singh, Madari and Peshawar Se Lahore. For which Manto needed to deal with indictments of vulgarity thrice.
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Director: Nandita Das
Actors: Chandan Roy Sanyal, Feryna Wazheir, Javed Akhtar, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Rasika Dugal, Rishi Kapoor, Tahir Raj Bhasin