Anu Menon who has made films like London, Paris, New York and X: Past is Present (one of the 11 directors on board) is now back with her latest film, Waiting that’s produced by Priti Gupta and Manish Mundra under the banner of Ishka Films and Drishyam Films. The film stars Naseeruddin Shah and Kalki Koechlin in lead roles, with Rajat Kapoor, Suhasini Maniratnam and Arjun Mathur playing supporting roles.
The film is about the special relationship between two people from different walks of life, who befriend each other in a hospital, while nursing their spouses in coma. The story of the film divulges into the the themes of coping with grief and at the same time discovering hope. It was meant to be a representative of urban India and its ethos.
Waiting has music by Mikey McLeary while Neha Parti Matiyani is the DOP and editing is by Nitin Baid and Apurva Asrani. Waiting is due for release on 27th May.
Check out the trailer now-