Proficient actress Shreya Dhanwanthary is about to create historical past. She has simply directed a sequence through the Corona lockdown from her house the place all of the actors have filmed themselves from their very own houses. Titled A Viral Wedding ceremony, this lock-down sequence might be the start of the creation of a brand new type of leisure content material throughout these occasions of social distancing.
Raj Nidimoru (one-half of the Raj-DK filmmaking duo who gave us Go Goa Gone, Stree and that positive webseries The Household Man) informs, “A Viral Wedding ceremony is a sequence by a really proficient actress turned director Shreya Dhanwanthary. I got here up with idea of a micro sequence. Shreya wrote and directed it. All of the actors filmed themselves. And Shreya directed them remotely.”
Says Shreya Dhanwanthary, “I assume we have to get used to digital communication being the brand new norm.That is going to be it for some time. The thought of constructing A Viral Wedding ceremony got here from a dialog with Raj Nidimoru. If it wasn’t for him this wouldn’t have occurred. We have been discussing how we ought to be capable of make extra movies outdoors the paradigm of mainstream cinema. So Raj stated, ‘Why don’t you do that?’ I believed, why not? And precisely at the moment, a completely shaped concept of A Viral Wedding ceremony rolled into my head because it did did for J Ok Rowling. And the subsequent day, I child you not, I ended up writing all 9 episodes in 10 hours. Then I received in contact with my total group.”
All people agreed to be half of this distinctive movie. Then, says Shreya, started the precise problem of filming in isolation. “When it got here down to really filming it, the sensible issues of directing the solid and crew in isolation propped up. I had prolonged discussions with every member of the solid and crew. We determined the angles, we did all of the pre-production on whatsapp. Every of the actors would do the take at house. I’d ask them do a take then they’d ship it to me on Google. I’d ask them to modify or change….so yeah, to say it was taxing can be an understatement. However it was enjoyable.”’
Shreya wished a lighthearted tackle the lockdown. “We may’ve taken a grim view. However we selected a vibrant path. However rooted in actuality. I do know this sounds tacky. However A Viral Wedding ceremony comes from a honest want to entertain people who find themselves locked away at house and to inform a narrative that was related however at the identical time would carry a smile to glum faces. I hope they actually prefer it.”
A Viral Wedding ceremony stars Sharib Hashmi, Mohit Raina, Amol Parasher, Shreya Dhanwanthary , Sunny Hinduja amongst others.