Ace singer, lyricist, music composer Sona Mohapatra was busy shooting for a promotional video song for the movie Saavi- A Bonded Bride recently.
The film Saavi- A Bonded Bride is directed by National award winning director Rajeev Kumar. The film is an adaptation of a popular Punjabi play Saavi which was originally penned down by Jagdish Sachdeva.
The story of the film is about the barter system for a woman which is still practiced in some areas of India. This system reflects the medieval thinking process of individuals. This is mainly practiced in the Muslim- Gujjar ommunity residing in the Chamba, Jamuna area.
Jaspinder Cheema plays the title role of Saavi in this film. She is shown to be affected by this Batta-Satta system and she faces society alone with much determination and courage.
Some of the other actors who will be seen in this film include Ashish Duggal, Jeet Soni, Mahabir Bhullar, Ambrish Saxena and others. The music of the film has been composed by Shashwat Sachdev and the lyrics have been penned down by Shellee.
The main thrust of the film is to highlight the women exploitation and help in arousing women empowerment among the fairer sex.