It has been more than three decades but the year 1984 and the memories of that Sikh Massacre are still fresh in everyone’s mind, also it is not going to fade away soon. However, time and again, filmmakers try their best to showcase the emotional, physical turmoil people faced during the riots in different lights.
Last year Gippy Grewal and Humble Motion Pictures announced that they will deliver a film regarding the 1984 incident. But they will present this story from the perspective of those who left behind, the widows of the 1984 martyrs.
Today, Gippy has shared a great piece of news as this upcoming film titled ‘Widow Colony’ has finally got its release date. It will hit the big screens on 3 June, 2022.
If you are not aware of the name ‘Widow Colony’ we must tell you, It is a colony in Tilak Vihar in New Delhi, commonly known as the ‘Widow Colony’, is a place where the government provided shelter to thousands of families affected by the riots of 1984.
Further, analysing the poster of ‘Widow Colony’ you can see Punjabi widows in it, as Punjab faced destruction during the time of 1984.
It is clear that the film ‘Widow Colony’ will be based on the tragic loss of lives and dreams in the 1984 riots of Punjab.
Coming to the credits of the film, ‘Widow Colony’ is written and directed by ace director Smeep Kang, while it is produced by Gippy Grewal as the film is presented under the banner of Humble Motion Pictures.
Fans of Gippy Grewal are very excited, the actor has so many films which will be releasing in the prospective months. Now let’s see how the makers have explained the tragedy and hardships of the survivors of those riots and the people who are going through it.