According to a press release issued by the makers of the film, the film is a heart melting narrative felt by queer children in their parental homes that plays out through delicate story-telling, told through characters of courageous queer women of colour. The veteran actor Shabana Azmi is now also the part of the movie Sheer Qorma which also marks the directorial venture of Faraz Ansari.
The movie also has Divya Dutta and Swara Bhasker in the lead roles. Shabana Azmi revealed, ““Divya Dutta recommended the Sheer Qorma script to me. I was moved by it and met Faraz who came across as sincere, honest and deeply committed to the story.”
The director of the film, Faraz Ansari said that having Shabana Azmi on board is like a dream come true.