MANOJ Bajpayee’s first international film In the Shadow’s has been soaring high at all the national and international festivals as the film is getting massive response from the audiences. Directed by Los Angeles-based filmmaker and winner of Director Guild of America Award, the film has been as competing in some of the significant worldwide film festivals and much recently had two simultaneous first screenings at prestigious festivals – Busan Film Festival and Jio MAMI 2017.
Starring Ranvir Shorey, Neeraj Kabi and Shahana Goswami along with debutant child actor Om Singh, In The Shadow’s created a history as it is had its world premiere at the same hour in the two different time zones.
The screening was attended by Kay Kay Menon, Rahul Bose, Sudhir Mishra, Newton Director Amit Masurkar, Makrand Despande and many more who were in seen appreciating the team with positive feedback post the film was over. Cinema lovers who were a part of the screening also had a similar feeling as they expressed love and acknowledgment to the team.
Expressing the happiness, Manoj Bajpayee said, “It is a very overwhelming feeling when our industry and audiences around the globe are loving our work. The film is extremely special to all of us and we have worked extremely hard for it. It feels great that these kind of festivals gives films like In the Shadow’s, the much needed encouragement and brings it to a larger audience to watch. We had an amazing response in the MAMI and Busan and are looking forward to the same in the upcoming festivals where the film is going to be screened.”
Interestingly, In The Shadow’s is going to be screened in many more reputed Film Festival like Chicago Film Festival, Dubai International Film Festival (Middle East Premiere- Official announcement soon), International Film Festival of Kerala and in-competition for Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA).