December 15, 2011 06:14:28 PM IST Glamsham Editorial
VIDHU VINOD CHOPRA
Vinod Chopra Films, India's leading film production house and maker of iconic feature films such as 3 IDIOTS, LAGE RAHO MUNNABHAI and PARINDA, is on a hunt to find India's best emerging screenwriting talent.
Having brought talent like Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Rajkumar Hirani, Abhijat Joshi, Boman Irani, Vidya Balan, Shantanu Moitra and many others to the industry over the past three decades, writer-director-producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra, in collaboration with Talenthouse India, is now on the lookout for exceptional screenwriting talent to become part of the Vinod Chopra Films family.
Speaking on the initiative, Sameer Rao, CEO, Vinod Chopra Films said, 'Our filmography is testimony to three decades of commitment to achieving excellence in cinema. We believe that the starting point for every great film is in an outstanding story. We are entering into this initiative, in collaboration with Talenthouse India, to discover new screenwriting talent who will have the potential to contribute to the creation and development of our brand of cinema.'
Arun Mehra, CEO-Talenthouse India said, 'The internet is buzzing with creativity & talent. Talenthouse is a platform that looks to source this talent and bring it to the right audience. Vidhu Vinod Chopra has always backed creative excellence and this collaboration with Talenthouse will help him identify that genius from the millions of aspirants.'
The submission deadline for this hunt is 22nd January 2012. The voting for the entries will begin from 23rd January 2012 and the winner will be announced on 15th February 2012.