new Delhi: Written and directed by Shyam Madiraju, Emraan Hashmi’s next ‘Harami’ is an Indo-American production feature film. The film has been selected to be a part of the Busan International Film Festival 2020 which will start on 21 October and end on 30 October. The Busan International Film Festival is the only other film festival that is happening physically during these difficult times. COVID-19 epidemic.
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Around Harami ‘revolves around the life of an orphaned teen pickpocket, who sets off on a life-changing journey after a victim’s girl’s daughter commits suicide after being robbed.
Emraan Hashmi took to his Twitter and revealed the first look of ‘Harami’. The Tum Mile ‘actor wrote, “#First look”
The Gangster ‘actor also shared what attracted him to play the role, “It was Shyam’s screenplay that really attracted me to his project. And his obsession with details, it was very contagious. Kudos for including Shyam and his bastard team in the prestigious main competition section of the festival. It was a true passion project for all and I am looking forward to the day when we will be able to share the film with the Indian audience. “
Director Shyam Madiraju said, “As a filmmaker, I am really happy that Harami has been invited to be a part of the main competition section of the Busan Festival. Korea is the epicenter of the filmmaking universe right now, so it is a great honor to be a part of their cinema festival this year. “
The film is shot before the start of the nationwide lockout due to the COVID-19 epidemic. Speaking about the same, Shyam said, “The haramis, nestled in the streets and slums of Mumbai, is a universal story of hope and redemption. The film took me more than two years to fall in love with, during many trips in India, and despite all the monumental challenges of Victoria Terminus, Bombay Central, and other trains, I did not faint. With over 200 employees, including international talent from the US, UK, Denmark and South Africa, Harami was a global production in the slums of Dharavi and the crowded streets of Mohammed Ali Road. “
The director elaborated on his experience working with Emraan Hashmi and said, “Never before in Bollywood or with Imran, all my worries disappeared when I saw that a true director’s actor, Emraan and How was his preparation for the role of collaborator. . We discussed in detail many reading sessions and rehearsals, the smallest elements of his character, such as his trickery, his diction, his speaking style, the choice of English over Hindi and his unique look that we created for him. “
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