Iranian auteur Majid Majidi has wrapped the shooting of his India-set film Beyond The Clouds. The film marks the debut of Shahid Kapoor's half-brother Ishaan Khattar and Malayalam theatre actress Malavika Mohanan
"I don't want a push to my career. I don't crave for visibility and I am not looking for job offers. I have good films, which include Ekta Kapoor's Kya Kool Hain Hum 3. My only reason to join this show was to connect with my fans," said Iranian actress Mandana Karimi
Iranian actress Golshifteh Farahani is currently working with Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean 5
Leila Hatami was on the jury this year at the annual Cannes festival in southern France but lives in Iran.
A host of foreign film dignitaries, including director Bruce Beresford, French actress Nathalie Baye, Japanese actor-director Masato Harada and Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, along with acclaimed Indian actress Konkona Sen Sharma, are on the jury of the 15th Mumbai Film Festival (MFF).