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Aligarh (2016)

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Based on true events, a closeted Indian professor is suspended from his job after he is filmed having sex with another man. With the help of a crusading journalist, he then goes to court to win back his position, in the process challenging the country’s homophobic laws.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: February 26th, 2016 (Limited) by Eros Entertainment
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 114 minutes
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Keywords: Life in a Small Town, LGBT, College Professor, College, Muslims
Source:Based on Factual Book/Article
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Dramatization
Production Companies: Eros Entertainment, Karma Pictures
Production Countries: India


   Professor Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras
   Deepu Sebastian
Ashish Vidyarthi    Anand Grover
Delnaaz Irani    Namita
Sukhesh Arora    Tahir Islam
Balaji Gauri    Nita Grewal
Sumit Gulati    Tashi
Ishwak Singh    Arvind Narayan
Nutan Surya    Anjali Gopalan
Divya Unny    Reporter

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Apurva Asrani
Story by    Ishani Banerjee
Producer    Sunil Lulla
Producer    Sandeep Singh
Producer    Hansal Mehta
Production Designer    Indranil Chowdhury
Editor    Apurva Asrani
Composer    Karan Kulkarni
Director of Photography    Satya Rai Nagpaul

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February 26th, 2016

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