Endemol Shine Teases Indian Film Slate

“Gulab,” a movie by Sanjoy Nag, now enjoying within the Viewing Room part of the NFDC’s Movie Bazaar market in Goa, is the primary product of a slate of upcoming function movie productions from Endemol Shine India.

The corporate, a part of the large Banijay conglomerate, is finest often called a worldwide energy within the TV manufacturing and distribution sector, however it’s also near ending a number of movie productions by South Asian administrators. These embrace a slice of life social drama on growing old 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.

Apart from “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, instructed Selection. Although some competition play or restricted theatrical releases could also be potential.

Co-produced by 10 Years Youthful, “Gulab” is customized 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 in search of 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 targeted on the paranormal and horror genres and we hope our movie travels to these,” Nag instructed 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 weird paranormal drama. This movie is the primary of many amongst Endemol Shine India’s upcoming slate.”