The shooting work of the feature film RUN is nearing completion. The last few scenes of this feature film being produced by the great showman of Indian film industry Boney Kapoor for Sridevi Productions‚ are currently being filmed courtesy Marwah Studios‚ in the national capital region. Boney Kapoor and the co-producer of this feature film Sandeep Marwah were personally present at the Noida Film City based Marwah Studios Complex last Sunday to buck up the renowned film director and cinematographer Jeeva. These scenes featuring Abhishek Bachchan‚ industry’s new find Bhoomika and talented actors Mahesh Manjrekar and Goga Kapoor have indeed placed Noida into the history of Indian films. After giving brilliant and memorble performance in the recent box office hit ‘TERE NAAM’‚ Bhoomika appeared to be perfectly at ease and bubbling with self confidence while facing the camera. On this occasion Sandeep Marwah assured the members of the press and the large number of fans of the film stars that he is making all possible efforts to persuade the filmmakers to make use of the infrastructure at the Noida Film City to do their work. The Muhurat of the feature film RUN was performed last march at Marwah Studios in the presence of Member of Parliament Amar Singh‚ noted industrialist Subbarami Reddy and the producer of the feature film Boney Kapoor.
Hollywood based film producer – director of Indian origin Rajiv Anchal said that light is indeed the medium of the films. He was addressing the students of Asian Academy of Film & TV after formally inaugurating the new session of the Academy. The talented filmmaker was only pointing out to the students the power of films to effectively enlighten the viewers. One of his earlier feature film Guru had almost reached the final stage of the competition for the coveted OSCAR award. Rajiv Anchal normally picks up a subject relating to spiritualism for his films. He was in Delhi in connection with the screening of the feature film ‘Beyond the Soul’ produced by him in Hollywood with the American cast and the crew‚ at the 34th International Film Festival. Director of the academy Prof. Sandeep Marwah announced on this occasion that Asian Academy of Film & Television will soon be granted the status of a deemed university. Addressing the students‚ the producer – director of the popular television serial ‘Sab Golmal Hai’ Prasun Sinha said that television production is indeed a very demanding and challenging work. It calls for cooperation‚ coordination and disciplined working beside the technical competence on the part of the cast and the crew. Speaking on this occasion‚ the veteran journalist Dr. Aziz Burney said that mass media can help build a happy‚ balanced and sane society. Reciting one of her poems‚ the well known poetess and social worker Usha Sharma advised the students never to lose heart and try their best to achieve success. She was of the view that systematic training and guidance are always helpful in nurturing the talent.
Jean-Marie Lamour the first French actor to perform in an Indian movie and who is playing the lead role in English language feature film “Hari Om”, said that he is both proud and happy to be in this Indo-French joint production. The internationally renowned French actor was being honoured by Prof. Sandeep Marwah for his outstanding performances on the stage, films and television during his visit to Asian Academy of Film & Television. Jean-Marie Lamour advised the would be actors never to copy other performers. Addressing the student Vijay Raaz, one of the Indian actor accompanying Jean-Marie Lamour, said that actor has to know himself thoroughly and be a good human being. An actor has also to be versatile in his performance he added. The producer of this feature film has invited AAFT alumni to work with their production house located at Mumbai.