Tigers (film)

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Tigers Film.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byDanis Tanovic
Produced byPrashita Chaudhary
Kshitij Chaudhary
Guneet Monga
Anurag Kashyap
Cedomir Kolar
Marc Baschet
Andy Paterson
Cat Villiers[1]
Screenplay byDanis Tanovic
Andy Paterson
Story byDanis Tanovic
StarringEmraan Hashmi
Khalid Abdalla
Geetanjali Thapa
Supriya Pathak
Music byJAM8
CinematographyErol Zubcevic
Edited byPrerna Saigal
Sikhya Entertainment
A.S.A.P. Films
Distributed byZEE5
Release date
  • September 8, 2014 (2014-09-08) (Toronto)
  • November 21, 2018 (2018-11-21) (Digital Premiere)
Running time
90 minutes

Tigers (initially titled White Lies)[2] is a 2014 Indian drama film directed by Danis Tanovic, and produced as a joint production between Cinemorphic, French production company ASAP Films and Sikhya Entertainment.[3] [4][1][5] Inspired by a true story, the film features Emraan Hashmi in the leading role as a pharmaceutical salesman in Pakistan who discovers his new company's baby formula has killed hundreds of children, after which he begins a lone and dangerous battle against the company.[6] The film began filming in 2014, and had its premiere in September 2014 at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.[7][8]

The film faced multiple delays during its initial release. It was later released digitally on the on-demand platform ZEE5 on 21 November, 2018.[9] [10] [11]



  1. ^ a b "Tigers". TIFF. Archived from the original on 21 August 2014. Retrieved 2014-10-20.
  2. ^ "Emraan Hashmi's international debut Tigers to premiere at Toronto". Bollywood Hungama News Network. 23 August 2014. Retrieved 12 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Emraan Hashmi signs Danis Tanovic's next, Anurag Kashyap to co-produce". Hindustan Times. 1 November 2012. Archived from the original on 10 February 2013. Retrieved 17 August 2013.
  4. ^ Emraan Hashmi: Taking big risks brought me success | NDTV Movies.com
  5. ^ Emraan Hashmi plays a poor Pakistani in 'White Lies' – Indian Express
  6. ^ If I stop taking risks, I will eventually crumble: Emraan Hashmi – Times Of India
  7. ^ "Emraan Hashmi: Right time to release 'Tigers' – Times of India". Times of India. 4 June 2014. Retrieved 10 September 2016.
  8. ^ Does Justice System Work in Pakistan? Prime Time with Anis Farooqui @TAG TV
  9. ^ "First look poster of Emraan Hashmi's TIGERS released".
  10. ^ "Emraan Hashmi's Tigers, directed by Oscar-winner Danis Tanovic, to have digital premiere on 21 November".
  11. ^ "Emraan Hashmi's Tigers to premiere on ZEE5".
  12. ^ a b "Tigers (2014) - Full Cast & Crew on IMDb". IMDb.com. Retrieved 2018-11-07.
  13. ^ Emraan Hashmi gets a Bond gal – Entertainment – DNA

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