It started with a simple idea. Anurag Kashyap, Sudhir Mishra and Chakri Toleti chose 12 directors from across India to make 10 minute short films. Each film will be part of a larger story. Not a collection of short stories but an integral part of a larger story. The main plot was written by Anurag Kashyap. Then the madness started. The 12 directors were chosen from 600 entries. They were given the plot and they came back with their section. Set in 12 different cities. So yes, 12 Directors unknown to each other have made 12 films short films and together they make a film that is 120 minutes long, which is going to be released on 12.12.12. The Last Act is the story of a psychopath killer who commits a crime and leaves 12 different clues around have to find the evidence for the answer to the crime. The 12 clues are left with evidences in 12 different cities of the country. The cast includes Saurabh Shukla, Asif Basra, Shreyas Pandit along with a complex web of characters, locations, technicians and artists in the 12 different films. Intrigued? So are we!
Take a look at these exclusive trailers to see what the mystery is all about!
Large Short films are a collaborative effort by directors Anurag Kashyap, Sudhir Mihsra and Chakri Toleti. You can find out more about The Last Act here.