Sanjay Gupta will be travelling to Cannes to present his high-octane thriller JAZBAA that’s based on Shin-Yeon Won’s Korean film SE-BEUN-DE-I- JEU (SEVEN DAYS) at Cannes Marche Du Film (Film Market). He will not be alone. The film’s lead actors Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Irrfan Khan will also be accompanying him along with Akash Chawla of Essel Vision, one of the producers of the film.
Part footage of the film will be presented to the international press on 19th May 2015.
The film is set in modern day Mumbai and it tells the story of Anuradha Verma (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan), a respected, undefeatable lawyer who races against time, corruption, and the guilty to save her daughter from an unusual kidnapper with a peculiar request.
JAZBAA is produced by Essel Vision Productions and Viking. It’s directed and written by Sanjay Gupta.
(Rajesh Kumar Singh is Editorial Consultant for Festivals and Markets for BollywoodTrade.com. He is a filmmaker, critic and market analyst)