The makers of Zee5’s upcoming series Kaafir made the first teaser available on Sunday on social media accounts of the lead actors Mirza and Mohit Raina is a story of a journalist who visits the beautiful valleys of Kashmir just to learn about a Pakistani woman who is under house arrest owing to her nationality. Mohit plays the role of the journalist while is the woman under house arrest.
Talking about the teaser, tense yet intriguing music supports the serene yet hauntingly calm valleys of Kashmir in the first frame. Soon after, Mohit’s character is seen asking a little girl about the resident of a small cottage. The girl, timidly replies that the resident can’t come out as she is a Pakistani. Anxious to interview her, Mohit seeks permission for the same. In the last frame, Dia’s character is introduced but behind the bars. The teaser indicates the tight screenplay audience will get to rejoice with a strong, emotional and relevant topic. In case you missed it, watch the teaser here.
Written by Bhavani Iyer and directed by Sonam Nair, Kaafir inspired by a true story of a young Pakistani woman who is unable to go back home and stuck amidst the circumstances. The show was dominantly shot in Kashmir for months at a stretch to add to authenticity to the series. The show will release on June 15 on Zee5.