NIL BATTEY SANNATA and BAREILLY KI BARFI fame Ashwini Iyer Tiwari is in ‘pursuit’ of something winning for Fox Star Studios.
The ad woman turned film helmer of repute after giving toasts to slice-of-life with different strokes in NIL BATTEY SANNATA and BAREILLY KI BARFI, will now churn a movie based on Kabaddi. The Indian game has seen a massive jump in the last few years through Pro Kabaddi League tournament. Now Fox Star Studios is all set to take a leap ahead to present the game on the silver screen.
Rucha Pathak, Chief Creative Officer, says, “We have been making a big push in creative & development at Fox Star Studios and in the process of researching and developing a concept on Kabaddi, we came across an idea that we knew was just right for Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari. She has a very unique voice in telling really good stories as we’ve seen in NIL BATTEY SANNATA, & BAREILLY KI BARFI. I’m really glad that she saw the potential in telling this powerful story and is going to be directing it. I’m, now, really looking forward to Ashwiny bringing her unique and powerful story-telling style with Kabaddi. It’s a perfect match between Fox Star Studios & Ashwiny Tiwari Iyer!”
Ashwini Iyer Tiwari, writer and director, says "My quest for telling with stories of life from the heart found a partner in like-minded Rucha and her team from Fox Star Studios. I am totally thrilled to direct another story which will be close to my heart. The collaboration with Fox Star Studios is a beginning of a long fruitful journey which we all are looking forward. To tell different stories for an audience who has an urge to watch rich content in cinema.”
Ashwini Iyer Tiwari is currently writing and developing the script with Fox Star Studios creative team.
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