‘Roma’ director Alfonso Cuaron joins Chaitanya Tamhane’s ‘The Disciple’ as EP
Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuaron has come aboard as an government producer on filmmaker Chaitanya Tamhane’s film The Disciple.
The Marathi characteristic is ready to characterize India on the 77th version of the Venice Movie Competition. It will likely be screened within the Competitors part of the distinguished movie gala.
The film, which is Tamhane’s follow-up to his Nationwide Award-winning characteristic “Court docket”, has additionally been chosen for 2020 Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition’s official line-up.
“I met Chaitanya by means of a mentorship program the place I had the chance to look at his very excellent debut movie, ‘Court docket’ I used to be instantly impressed by his sense of cinema and fearless confidence to inform tales.
“He was a part of most of Roma’s course of and I jumped to the chance to be a part of the method of his second movie ‘The Disciple’ I imagine Chaitanya is without doubt one of the most essential new voices of latest cinema,” Cuaron stated in an announcement.
Tamhane stated he’s honoured to have Cuaron aboard the movie.
“It’s a bit surreal and an unimaginable honour for me to have some of the recognised and acclaimed filmmakers on this planet be a part of ‘The Disciple’ In some methods, this validation from Alfonso Cuaron is much more,” he added.
“The Disciple”, a 127-minute lengthy characteristic, stars Aditya Modak, Arun Dravid, Sumitra Bhave, and Kiran Yadnyopavit. It has been produced by Sir actor Vivek Gomber by means of his Zoo Leisure Pvt. Ltd.
“The Disciple marks Tamhane’s return to Venice after he received the Greatest Movie – Orizzonti and Lion of the Future award for “Court docket” in 2014.
“Court docket”, a poignant commentary on India’s judicial system, additionally received the Nationwide Movie Award for Greatest Characteristic Movie in 2015 and was India’s official entry for the Greatest Overseas Movie on the 2016 Oscars.
Endeavor Content material will promote North American rights and New Europe Movie Gross sales boards the movie as worldwide gross sales agent.