Confirmed: Moothon trailer to be released this Friday
After months of waiting, Nivin Pauly starrer ‘Moothon’ is finally getting ready for its theatrical release. Meanwhile, the makers have announced that the trailer will be out on October 11 (Friday). Nivin’s fans as well as Malayali cinephiles are eagerly waiting for the film’s release.
Directed by Geetu Mohandas, the film recently had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). It received great response at TIFF, which has enhanced the expectations. ‘Moothon’ has also been chosen as the opening film at the 20th edition of Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival, which will be held from October 17-24.
‘Moothon’ tells the story of a man called Mullakoya from Lakshadweep. As per the makers, the film presents an unsparing yet inspiring vision of Mumbai through the story of two small-town siblings, each with their own reason for escaping to the big city, in this urgent drama pondering gender, sexuality, violence, and tolerance. Rosshan Mathew, Melissa Raju Thomas, Shashank Arora, Sobhita Dhulipala, Dileesh Pothan are also part of the cast.
‘Moothon’ has its story penned by Geetu while Anurag Kashyap joined her in writing the Hindi dialogues. Anurag is also presenting the film in association with JAR Pictures, Mini Studio and Good Bad Films.