THE FOREST will now be released by PVR Directors Rare in theaters across India on 11 May, 2012, according to a press release. The film was earlier scheduled to release on 4th May.
The film is an 'eco-thriller' and a chilling tale of a man-eating leopard. It stars Nandana Sen, Javed Jaffery, and Ankur Vikal. The film premiered at Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose in February 2009, and had its market premiere at Cannes Market '09. The youngest Indian writer/director with an Academy Award Oscar® nomination, Ashvin Kumar is also the first Indian to be nominated at the European Film Academy with his film LITTLE TERRORIST which has been part of official selections to over 130 film festivals, winning awards in 25 of them, including the British Academy of Film and Television (BAFTA), LA.
(Rajesh Kumar Singh is Editorial Consultant for Festivals and Markets for BollywoodTrade.com. He is a filmmaker, critic and market analyst)