Wednesday, 25 May, 2022

‘No Land’s Man’ to be screened at Sydney Film Festival

The Mostafa Sarwar Farooki-directed film will be shown on June 16, 19

‘No Land’s Man’ to be screened at Sydney Film Festival
A scene from ‘No Land’s Man’

Noted filmmaker Mostafa Sarwar Farooki’s much anticipated movie ‘No Land’s Man’ will be screened at Sydney Film Festival in June.

Bollywood actor Nawaz Uddin Siddiqui starrer movie will be shown on June 16 and 19 at the prestigious festival.

Farooki Farooki confirmed the news through a post on his Facebook page on Wednesday.

The post reads, “No Land’s Man has been selected for the Sydney film festival! The film screens on June 16 and 19. Me and Megan will join. See you there, Sydney friends and my Sydney team.”

“Farooki’s inclusive, engrossing and compassionate film boasts fine performances from multi-award-winning Indian star Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Meghan Mitchell in her feature debut,” read the programme note of the prestigious film festival.

No Land’s Man is a drama film directed and written by internationally acclaimed Bangladeshi filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki. The film set on a journey of a South Asian man which becomes complicated when he meets an Australian woman in America. The plot of the film deals with the fascism and the identity crisis.

Indian actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui is playing the lead role. The film also features Australian actress Megan Mitchell Bangladeshi singer and actor Tahsan Khan, among others.

 The film, a joint production of United States, India and Bangladesh produced by Mostofa Sarwar Farooki, Marina Fernandez Ferri, A R Rahman, Shrihari Sathe, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Nusrat Imrose Tisha. AR Rahman also joins the film as a music composer.

The film shot in the US, Australia and India, is predominantly in English with some dialogue in Hindi and Urdu.