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Konkona Sensharma

Lipstick Under My Burkha, Alankrita Shrivastava, Ratna Pathak Shah, Konkona Sensharma, Aahana Kumra, Plabita Borthakur, Feminism, Film, Cinema, Bollywood

Cheekily juxtaposing an everyday beauty product and the burkha in the title to indicate undercurrents, this film sparked a fresh debate on feminism in Bollywood
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Konkona Sensharma, Actress
March 16, 2005

Actress By Persuasion

Text by Swatantra Chakravarty. Photograph by Akash Mehta

Konkona Sensharma has an immaculate pedigreeā€¦and she polishes it to a blinding shine with formidable talent. Daughter of the critically acclaimed actor-director, Aparna Sen, the actress won a National Award, when she was barely into her 20s. And with each celluloid appearance she has raised the bar. Verve catches up with the multilingual artiste, who continues to steal the limelight with her recent bravura acts in the little big films, Amu and Page 3
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