Love Sonia

The Song of Scorpions
  • 2018
  • India
  • Directed by: Tabrez Noorani
  • Cast: Mrunal Thakur, Riya Sisodiya, Mark Duplass, Demi Moore
  • Language: Hindi, English
  • UK release: 25 January 2019

When Preeti (Sisodiya) is sold to the local landlord by her desperate father, her sister Sonia (Thakur) goes to Mumbai in search of her but is trapped into sex-trafficking. Noble intentions can’t help a clunky narrative, but Thakur gives a full-blooded performance and her story leaves you sad and angry..

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Sex trafficking drama that's well-intentioned and powerfully performed but suffers from a careless script

Indian filmmaker Tabrez Noorani has previously worked as a line producer on films like Zero Dark Thirty, Life of Pi and Slumdog Millionaire. His feature debut Love Sonia is a gritty story of the sex trade in India – a globe-trotting journey that, for…

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