"When I set out to make the film, the intention was to only send it to film festivals," he said. However, the Busan honour has changed my perception and if it goes to other fests too, I might think of releasing it commercially," said Vijay Jayapal
It's time for a thrilling and action-packed weekend with AR Murugadoss' Akira starring Sonakshi Sinha headlining the long list of releases on Friday.
"Both John and I hurt our eyes while we were shooting for an underwater sequence. It was on the day of India versus West Indies cricket match. All of us were excited to see the match, but we had hurt our eyes," said Varun
The film will be directed by Daniel Barnz while the script has been written by Patrick Tobin.
They are high on content and performances but small-budget or indie movies receive step-motherly treatment when it comes to box-office space.
Actor Tannishtha Chatterjee credits her "global star" status to independent cinema.
Shahid has become a beacon of hope to many independent filmmakers who can now dream of having commercial release of their movies. Director Hansal Mehta urges moviegoers to watch his film to boost the morale of indie filmmakers further.
Twilight actress Dakota Fanning is in talks to star alongside Richard Gere in independent drama Franny.