Konkona Sen Sharma Speaks About Her Film Death in the Gunj at TSKLM 2018


Video: Konkona Sen Sharma at TSKLM 2018

Director-actor Konkona Sen Sharma was engaged in a riveting conversation with Renu Roy on directing Death in the Gunj at the recently held Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet 2018. The session was titled Directing the Text, Acting the Text.


McCluskiegunj holds a special place in Konkona’s memory. She described how she used to look forward to her journey to this place with her mother Aparna Sen. She also mentioned that despite getting up early in the morning was a problem. However getting up during the visit to this place was easy.

Bullying was a problem with Konkona in her younger days. The actress revealed how she was bullied by the kids in her apartment and how that has helped her in portraying some characters in her film.


When asked why she made this four page story into a feature film, Konkona mentioned that she liked the story and the way her father narrated it made it very interesting to her.

The conversation kept the audience hooked to their seats and they later asked questions to Konkona too about the film.

Priyanka Dutta

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