Mumbai: After presenting a exceptional line-up of movies at the competition this yr, the Jio MAMI 20thMumbai Film Festival with Star has simply taken it up a notch by asserting the opening film for the 20th version of the competition.
The premier for the forthcoming 20th version of Mumbai International film competition, MAMI will be ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota,’ a film written and directed by Vasan Bala and produced by Ronnie Screwvala. The film lately gained the Grolsch People’s Choice Midnight Madness Award at the Toronto International Film Festival, a particularly prestigious win for any film maker.
It is an motion comedy film of a younger man, born with out ache receptors and is on a mission to rid the world of muggers. The film additionally stars Radhika Madan, Gulshan Devaiah and celebrated actor and director Mahesh Manjrekar. This film marks the debut of actress Bhagyashree’s son Abhimanyu Dassani.
Smriti Kiran, Creative Director, MAMI Mumbai Film Festival stated, “We are thrilled that Vasan Bala’s film is Opening MAMI in its 20th year. We have always had immense faith in his talent. An Indian film maker with a singularly distinct voice will screen his work for the first time in Asia at Jio MAMI with Star. We couldn’t have asked for a better start to this year’s edition.”
The 20th version of the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival with Star will happen between the 25th October to 1st November, 2018.Registrationsare open to the 7-day film competition.