Onir’s I AM to open London Asian Film Festival

MUMBAI: Sanjay Suri and Onir’s forthcoming movie – I AM – will be travelling as an opening film to the London Asian Film Festival.

I AM is a tale of four stories woven together that takes audiences through issues and dilemmas that bruise the modern Indian society. The film is about individuals struggling to find their identity, and uphold their dignity in a world that is callous, cold and unsympathetic.

Sanjay Suri and Manisha Koirala will be opening the film festival on 18 March, in London.

The film stars Nandita Das, Purab Kohli, Juhi Chawla, Manisha Koirala, Suri, Rahul Bose and Arjun Mathur. It also marks the acting debut of directors Anurag Kashyap and Anurag Basu.

The film is co produced by over 400 people from 35 cities across the world and is slated to release on 22 April, 2011.