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Ivan Ayr's 'Soni' to release on digital platform

Ivan Ayr's 'Soni' to release on digital platform

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Ivan Ayr's directorial debut "Soni" will release digitally on streaming platform The hopes the digital release will take the to a "large and diverse audience base eloquently".

"I am excited that my 'Soni' will premiere on Netflix, which is accessible to millions of people around the world. We live in a society that has accepted to adjust and bear patriarchal norms and gender biases, and I believe that the release of the on a global service like will help the voices of my characters reach a large and diverse audience base eloquently," Ayr said in a statement.

A crime drama chronicling the life of two policewomen, "Soni" has been screened at festivals such as the 75th Venice Film Festival, and the BFI It will be available on Netflix, to 130 million members across 190 countries, on January 18.

The story revolves around Soni, a young policewoman, and her superintendent, Kalpana, who have collectively taken on a growing crisis of violent crimes against women in the capital city of Their alliance suffers a setback when is transferred for alleged misconduct on duty.

It stars Geetika Vidya Ohlyan as and Saloni Batra as



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First Published: Mon, January 14 2019. 11:52 IST