Nagesh Kukunoor: Can Work with Commercial Actors, can’t never Make Commercial film
Nagesh Kukunoor is the filmmaker is known for the films like Iqbal and Dor. He says that he can work with commercial
actors, but never on a hardcore commercial film.
Nagesh Kukunoor said that, “I can never make a hardcore commercial film. I can work with commercial actors, but they would still have to work in my space, like John (Abraham) did with Aashayein or Akshay (Kumar) did with 8×10 Tasveer. If there is another script that lends itself to it, I would work on it gladly. Nothing is written off”.
The filmmaker anserwed when asked about what he is working on now, he said “I’m always scripting and working on a bunch of ideas, but right now I’m in the process of clearing my head after working on Dhanak. Films which go to festivals need a lot of work”.
His film ‘Dhanak’ revolves around an eight-year-old visually challenged boy whose elder sister promises him that his vision will return before his ninth birthday. The film is due to be screened at the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival and it will have its world premiere there.