Mumbai, London, 14th June 2010: Eros International Media Ltd, the Indian media and entertainment company has announced it will be co-producing with Vistaar Religare and Cinergy, a young love story titled Mausam, starring Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor, directed by Pankaj Kapur.
Mausam went on floor last month with its first schedule in Edinburgh in Scotland. The film as the title suggests will be shot across various seasons and the shoot will continue in other locales, proposed to include Delhi, Punjab, Mumbai and Ahmedabad. With the picturesque international locales, script and direction by Pankaj Kapur, photography by veteran Binod Pradhan and music by Pritam, Mausam is targeted as a visual treat for the young as well as the entire family.
Sunil Lulla, Managing Director, Eros International Media Ltd said, “Eros is proud to come on board with Vistaar Religare and associate with this project. With a creative director like Pankaj ji at the helm and the talented Shahid and Sonam in the cast, we are excited about bringing Mausam to audiences worldwide.”
Sheetal V Talwar, Managing Director Vistaar Religare Capital Advisors Ltd said, “As a transparent and corporate Film Fund, we have always believed in investing and remained focused on being able to be an effective catalyst for high quality, meaningful content. Something that not just entertains audiences, but promotes depth of talent and also works well to provide superlative returns to our investors. We are delighted to be associated with Mausam and Eros and look forward to this venture.”
Ram Mirchandani, Chief Creative Officer, Eros International Media Ltd added, “Scripts like Mausam are very special. We hope this is the beginning of a long association with Pankaj Kapur as well as Cinergy.”
Madhu Matena, Partner of Cinergy and producer of the hit Ghajini said, “We are happy to associate with a creative talent like Pankaj Kapoor on this much anticipated project.”
With Mausam, Eros and Vistaar Religare embark on a long term relationship and are looking at further projects together.