Begum Jaan, who runs a brothel in villages along the Radcliffe Line, desperately strives to save her declining business amidst the changing political scenario during the Partition of India. Begum Jaan is a Hindi Action, Drama, History movie directed by Srijit Mukherji. The movie stars Vidya Balan, Ila Arun in the lead roles and Naseeruddin Shah, Rajit Kapoor, Ashish Vidyarthi, Vivek Mushran, Chunky Pandey, Gauahar Khan, Pallavi Sharda, Mishti in Supporting roles.The movie is produced under the banner Vishesh Films, Shree Venkatesh Films, Play Entertainments . Music is composed by Anu Malik. Gopi Bhagat has handled the cinematography while Monisha R. Baldawa, Vivek Mishra has done the editing.