Moothon set to have its Indian premiere at Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival
As announced earlier, ‘Moothon’ will be premiering in India at the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival. The Nivin Pauly starrer will be the opening film at the festival. It will be screened tomorrow (October 18, Friday) at PVR ICON in Infinity Mall, Versova – Mumbai. The movie’s cast and crew is expected to attend the premiere.
‘Moothon’ directed by Geetu Mohandas recently had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). The film received great response at TIFF, which naturally has enhanced the expectations. ‘Moothon’ has its story penned by Geetu and Anurag Kashyap joined her in writing the Hindi dialogues.
As per the makers, ‘Moothon’ 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. While Nivin Pauly plays the lead role, Rosshan Mathew, Melissa Raju Thomas, Shashank Arora, Sobhita Dhulipala, Dileesh Pothan will be seen essaying supporting roles.