Planman’s Faltu invited for Spain fest


MUMBAI: Faltu, a film produced by Arindam Chaudhuri’s Planman Motion Pictures, has been selected from India for the Spain film festival in the competitive category along with Vishal Bharadwaj’s Omkara, Nagesh Kukunoor’s Dor, Chitra Palekar’s Maati Maay, Gaiendra Ahire’s Bayo and Sashi Paravoor’s Nottam.

Faltu, a movie based on Syed Mustafa Siraj’s novel Ranirghater Brittanto, has been directed by Anjan Das. This film traces the lives of uprooted people, a mad woman and her offspring, Faltu, who is one a quest for his identity.

“It is a different movie, which has caught the attention of the critics and the serious and meaningful movie lovers as well. We are happy that this movie has been given its due recognition and admiration that it truly worths,” says Chaudhuri.

Planman Motion Pictures’ Dosar, directed by Rituparno Ghosh, was also selected in The Cannes International Film Festival.