“Gulab,” a movie by Sanjoy Nag, now taking part in within the Viewing Room part of the NFDC’s Movie Bazaar market in Goa, is the primary product of a slate of upcoming characteristic movie productions from Endemol Shine India.
The corporate is finest often known as a worldwide big of the TV manufacturing and distribution sector, however it is usually near ending a number of movie productions by South Asian administrators. These embody a slice of life social drama on ageing and relevance directed by Gajendra Ahire; a social comedy by Nicholas Kharkongor; a romantic comedy by Seema Desai; and a mystical drama by Samrat Chakraborty.
Except “Gulab,” the corporate declined to disclose titles, synopses or casting particulars. “All of the movies are concentrating on a digital launch in 2023,” Rishi Negi, CEO, Endemol Shine India, informed Selection. Thos some competition play or restricted theatrical releases could also be doable.
Co-produced by 10 Years Youthful, “Gulab” is tailored from a ebook by Annie Zaidi. Written and directed by Sanjoy Nag (“Reminiscences of March”), the paranormal movie stars Tanya Maniktala (“A Appropriate Boy”), Vardhan Puri, Paoli Dam, Ujjwal Chopra and Rahul Bagga.
Nag mentioned he hopes that “Gulab” will discover curiosity from worldwide movie festivals. “It’s a twisted and naughty story set in a graveyard with three males searching for the graves of their respective beloveds,” mentioned Nag. The movie explores themes corresponding to gender politics and possession of a girl. Maniktala performs three variations of Gulab. “There are festivals centered on the paranormal and horror genres and we hope our movie travels to these,” Nag informed Selection.
“We’re proud to current our movie slate on the NFDC Bazaar in Goa, beginning with ‘Gulab’,” mentioned Negi. “ ‘Gulab’ has benefited from Sanjoy’s distinctive imaginative and prescient. His adaptation is an interesting and strange paranormal drama. This movie is the primary of many amongst Endemol Shine India’s upcoming slate.”