Bhanu P Lohumi
Tribune Information Service
Shimla, September 3
French award-winning music composer Marc Marder will compose music for a Shimla-based movie, ‘Amar Colony’. The film is a narrative of three ladies who reside a lifetime of remorse and loneliness within the hills of Shimla.
Impressed by british period constructing
A dilapidated picket construction, Titla Resort, in Jakhu, impressed me to put in writing the script of this movie. The constructing constructed through the British period homes a number of households and I used to be curious to learn about them. — Siddharth Chauhan, Director
Written and directed by native lad Siddharth Chauhan and produced by Nisheeth Kumar from Indie Movie Collective, the movie is at its post-production stage proper now. Siddharth has earlier directed a number of documentaries and quick movies.
A one-and-a-half hour movie, Amar Colony is story of three neighbours dwelling in a mysterious chawl. Emancipation is the central theme of Amar Colony, which explores emotions like love, remorse, vacancy and combat for fulfilling the needs by way of the characters and their intertwined lives on this movie.
The movie is shot in a span of 30 days at completely different areas in Shimla, together with YWCA, US Membership, Shimla Basic Publish Workplace (Mall Highway), St Thomas College, Oak Tree Home (Bharari), Decrease Bazaar, Sabzi Mandi and Baldeyan on the outskirts of the city.
“A dilapidated picket construction, Titla Resort, in Jakhu, adjoining to my home impressed me to put in writing the script of this movie. The constructing constructed through the British period homes a number of households and I used to be curious to know concerning the households and considered exploring the topic,” says Siddharth.
“Having Marc on board for this movie is a dream come true, says Siddharth. Marc has composed music for over 100 movies and eight of his movies have premiered on the Cannes Movie Pageant previously few years.
Siddharth has experimented with each fictional and real looking points.
His first movie was ‘Zunie’, adopted by ‘Peace is Nowhere’, ‘Boys Don’t Put on Nail Polish’, ‘Infinite Area’, ‘Papa’, Pahari movie ‘Pashi’ and ‘The Flying Trunk’.
Amar Colony options an ensemble solid with Nimisha Nair (Delhi); Sangeeta Agrawal (US); Sreejith Vijay (Kerala); Ayush Shrivastava and Rohit Agrawal (Mumbai); and Deepak Sharma, Usha Chauhan, Yash Thakur, Anuj Sharma and Vandana Thakur (Shimla).
The movie was made with the assistance of 10 crew members from Shimla, together with Ish Sharma, Ankit Rathore, Chahat Arora, Disha Bhardwaj, Adarsh Sehra, Akshay Kumar, Akshit Vashisht, Diksha Rathore and Pooja Jeeran.
Hailing from Rohru, Siddharth holds a Grasp’s diploma in Enterprise administration (MBA). He has been introduced up in Shimla.