Producer Guneet Monga and director Tahira Kashyap Khurrana are teaming once more on a brand new movie undertaking.
The pair beforehand collaborated on 2020 quick “Pinni,” a part of Netflix anthology “Zindagi inShort.” Particulars of the brand new movie are below wraps however Selection understands that it’s a dramatic comedy. Will probably be produced by Monga’s Sikhya Leisure banner.
Monga is one among India’s finest recognized producers globally and her credit embrace Cannes choices “The Lunchbox,” “Gangs of Wasseypur” and “Masaan.” She served as an govt producer on Oscar-winning quick “Interval. Finish of Sentence.” Her current undertaking, Netflix documentary quick “The Elephant Whisperers,” directed by Kartiki Gonsalves, is shortlisted within the Academy Awards’ Documentary Brief class.
Monga is a member of the Academy of Movement Image Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
Khurrana’s debut function “Sharmajee Ki Beti,” a female-centric slice-of-life comedy-drama, starring Sakshi Tanwar, Divya Dutta and Saiyami Kher and produced by Applause Leisure and Ellipsis Leisure, is because of launch this 12 months.
Together with influential producer Ekta Kapoor, Monga and Khurrana have beforehand collaborated on Indian Girls Rising, a cinema collective to help and empower Indian feminine expertise within the movie trade.
Khurrana stated: “Guneet is an unimaginable collaborator, a maverick in making particular tales seen and heard. I’ve immense respect for her in the way in which she trusts a director’s imaginative and prescient and lets the story fly. I had probably the most lovely expertise whereas engaged on our quick movie and I feel the each of us made a pact in an unsaid approach of collaborating on many issues collectively in future. Our energies had been so synced and I’m elated that the imaginative and prescient we had is now changing into a actuality and we’re coming along with a movie that we each actually imagine in.”
Monga added: “Tahira is a very good author with a deep understanding of human relationships. She is ready to convey these intimate connections by her nuanced writing. As a manufacturing home, we had been drawn to ‘Pinni’ due to the subtext alongside a really empowering story. Her view of this world and her understanding cuts throughout courses. Tahira’s method and sensitivity is what I really discover fascinating.”