Tigers (previously titled White Lies), directed by Oscar-winner Danis Tanović (No Man’s Land – 2001), is a fact-based “drama featuring a young salesman Ayan who is devastated when he discovers the effects of the infant formula he is peddling, challenges the system and powers to be.”

Emraan Hashmi in Tigers

Tigers is Emraan Hashmi’s debut international project, and it shall have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) under Contemporary World Cinema Section coming month (September 4th-14th). The film also stars Adil Hussain, Supriya Pathak, Geetanjali Thapa, Maryan D’Abo, Guneet Monga, Vinod Nagpal, Khalid Abdalla and Danny Huston in important roles. Music for the film is composed by Pritam.

The producers involved in the project are Anurag Kashyap, Guneet Monga, Prashita Chaudhary, Kshitij Chaudhary, Cedomir Kolar, Marc Baschet, Andy Paterson and Cat Villiers, making it a co-production India, France and Britain. Prerna Saigal holds the editorial scissors.