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KHALTI DOKA VARTI PAAY – Marathi film screened in ‘ARTISAN FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL WORLD CINEMA CANNES’

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By K. Ashwin Mob: 00919920183006 E-mail: indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

The film is titled ‘KHALTI DOKA VARTI PAAY’ in Marathi and for International market it’s called ‘UPSIDE DOWN’. Ajay Singh who has directed this film, came to Nomad with this script in 2006 and wanted us to produce the film, after reading this script Junaid Memon said that you are too young to handle such a complicated and very mature plot, let me get you some senior director who can do justice to this film, and Junaid went to Iran and got Oscar Award Winner director Mr. Majidi confirmed to this film, It was suppose to be produced in 2008 after Majidi finish his studies on Indian culture, he wanted a year for that, same time he got stuck Beijing Olympic film and project went into back burner, in the mean time Ajay got some experiences as assistant director with film Like Aamir, Quick Gun Murgan and Nomad Film’s Anolkhi Hey Ghar Maze. After 5 years gap, after Ajay spent enough time in industry, Junaid felt instead of waiting for another director let Ajay only make this film, since he came with dream of making this film and 2011 the production started, now the film is taking its round across the various International Festival, all in competition category. It all started with Pune International Film Festival. It is also being selected in the ongoing Artisan Festival International World Cinema Cannes and after that it’s being screened at ID Fest Derby (London).

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