After ‘Beyond The Clouds’, Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi to direct his second Indian film
Iranian director Majid Majidi, who is known for directing movies such as ‘Children of Heaven’, ‘The Father’ and ‘Beyond The Clouds’, has already planned his second Indian film. According to a report in Mumbai Mirror, Majidi is currently busy working on an Iranian film, once he completes that movie he will Kick off casting for the movie.
Majidi’s first Indian movie was ‘Beyond The Clouds’, which had Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor‘s younger brother, Ishaan Khatter. In the film, Ishaan played the role of a street hustler and drug dealer. The film also starred Malavika Mohanan. The movie did not perform well at the box but the role played by Ishaan was largely appreciated.
A source informed the tabloid, “It’s a story that Majidi came across on his previous trips to India and has already started scripting the film. It revolves around a male protagonist in the age group of 25-30 years, is set in a small town and will go on the floors in the first half of 2020. Majidi will first start shooting for his next Iranian film after which he will begin the recce and casting for the Indian film.”