Director: Hansal Mehta
Writers: Mukul Dev (story), Hansal Mehta
Stars: Rajkummar Rao, Rajesh Tailang, Blake Allan
Runtime: 1h 36min
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime
Released: 4 May 2018
Storyline: Omerta is a 2018 Indian biographical crime drama film directed by Hansal Mehta and stars Rajkumar Rao in the role of Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, British terrorist of Pakistani descent. The film explores the 1994 kidnappings of Westerners in India for which Omar was arrested and served time in prison and the plotting of murder of Wall Street journalist Daniel Pearl in 2002. It was screened in the Special Presentations section at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, the Mumbai Film Festival, Florence Film Festival, Hong Kong International Film Festival and the Busan International Film Festival.