Rajasthan Desert. A discussion between Sandy (S) the choreographer and the director Zahid Dar (ZD). ZD: I remember meeting you first in 2016 in Mumbai to ask if you’d be willing to work on the project, what do remember about our meeting? S: I remember meeting you at the White Rose Café in Andheri … More ‘Love is …’ Choreographing dance Rajasthan desert scene
Image of Bhuushan Kulkarni on set of the 2017 shoot in Rajasthan desert scene. Let yourself go. Pull out from the depths those thoughts that you do not understand, and spread them out in the sunlight and know the meaning of them. E. M. Forster …the Author is supposed to feed the book – that … More Love is … A Vanity Project?
We are about to shoot the scene in the movie ‘Love is…’ where this poem is recited as a eulogy for Varun, the gay Indian lawyer who dies young from a sudden illness. This scene depicts a group of Varun’s friends: a forlorn Vijay, the four dancing boys who do a number to the song … More Howl by Allen Ginsberg
How a track for film dance song came together? … More Music for a Dance Track
After four months in India we managed to celebrate the director Zahid Dar’s sixtieth birthday at a friend’s house in Alibag and shoot four days of footage. These four days allowed us to shoot three scenes of the India story. However a highlight of the trip was, that we managed to record a music track, … More A Belated Report from India trip August to November 2016.
? Sharry Singh from Delhi wrote to the director Zahid Dar asking if he could compose music for the film even before the script was finished. Zahid had listened to Sharry’s compositions on Soundcloud. After completing the script he approached Sharry again when he had an idea where Sharry’s music would work best and there…
Bhushan Kulkarni ZD Why did you choose to be part of, and audition for Love is? BK It is difficult not to like the script. It is a wholesome story of varied emotions and experiences. It gives to the audience a sense of relief and freedom as Vijay and Luke let go their insecurities bit … More Discussion between Zahid Dar and Bhuushan Kulkarni
Some of the questions come from having known you for nearly 20 years, and having worked with you as a performer in a theatre production years ago. What are the advantages of starting to make a feature film later in life? On the plus side you are mature enough not to worry about what people … More Dialogue between Gill Goddard (artist) and Zahid Dar (writer/director)
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