Sanaa starring Radhika Madan will have its Australian premiere and a special gala screening at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2023. Sanaa has already received appreciation at various global film festivals like The Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF), Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, and Santa Barbara International Film Festival amongst others.
Sanaa, tells the story of ‘an ambitious woman who is fighting 'an internal battle caused by unresolved trauma.’ Director Sudhanshu Saria expressed his happiness at the film being screened at IFFM 2023 and said in an official statement, “It’s been phenomenal taking Sanaa to audiences in all parts of the world and we are all so excited to meet our audience in Melbourne. IFFM has a rich history of bringing pathbreaking cinema to Australia and we’re proud Sanaa is included on that list this year."
This is the 14th edition of the IFFM and the festival will take place from August 11 to August 20. Sanaa is written and directed by Saria and also stars Soham Shah, Shikha Talsania and Pooja Bhatt.