Anurag is in his full form with what he does the best – pulling off a bizarre stunt. Now we hear he is going to shoot at the mela with a hidden camera.
A source reveals, ”Earlier, for GOW, Anurag shot an entire Muharram scene using hidden cameras, which gave a very real feel to the film. For BOMBAY TALKIES too, he’s going to shoot with them at the crowded mela.”
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Apparently, this year, the event has been drawing in more crowds than ever. The source adds, ”Getting the required permissions is going to be a long process, but Anurag wants to use the visuals of the mela for his lead character. Since the story is of a common man from Allahabad (where the mela is taking place), who comes to Mumbai, this will add a real feel to the movie.”
BOMBAY TALKIES is a landmark feature film, which will release on May 3, the date when India Cinema completes 100 years.