PROJECT 11 an upcoming thriller which is all set to release on 11th November 2011.
Produced by Ranjan Singh and Vikas Chandra and directed by 11 eminent directors from various countries in the world.
The film has a very interesting line up of actors apart from the 11 Directors. It brings together a host of International actors. The film stars Siddhant Karnick, Shikha Talsania, Afeera, Aftab, Christina, Elad Orenstein, Mark Benington, Nassero, Nilton Martins, Taylor Cross, Shadi Shahkhalili, Wu Guichuan, Shika Mackenzie and Zbigniev Siechiechowicz. The story is written by Vikas Chandra.
The music of the film is composed by Vivek Rajagopalan.
PROJECT 11, a short film slated for release on 11.11.11 has been shot in 11 countries across the world in a shoe string budget of 9 lakhs, entirely self funded by the makers. In this unique initiative by two film enthusiasts, PROJECT 11 is probably the first of its kind in the short film genre which bridges a vast geographical divide. The film was made with an idea to raise funds for their feature film on the same lines. They decided to release it on 11.11.11, which is a once in a lifetime date.
PROJECT 11 is a High-Concept thriller, which blurs the line between the real and the virtual world. The film has been shot in 11 different cities in the world. This experimental film has 11 eminent directors collaborating from world over.
Unlike a lot of collaborative films, PROJECT 11 is not an episodic film. It is one holistic story set in 11 cities with 11 principal characters. The film has been made in three cuts a 22-minute, a 15-minute and an 11-minute, which are full fledged films in their own rights.
11 filmmakers were shortlisted from across the world, by using every free medium available including every possible social networking portal. They followed a locked screenplay and shot their respective segments based in their cities. A Storyboard was prepared in active consultation with the filmmakers and then sent to the extended directorial team for reference. The final material was received in Mumbai and then put together by Vikas Chandra with the help of editor Geeta Singh.