Sitting Producers: (L to R) Bhavya Nidhi Sharma, Nusrat Durrani, Jaideep Singh. Standing Core Crew – (L to R) Bijibal, Unni R. Resul Pookutty, Sajeed A
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 27: Offbeet Studios proudly unveils the audio trailer of their highly anticipated Malayalam production, ‘Vadakkan’. Inspired by ancient Dravidian legends, this visually stunning supernatural thriller promises an immersive cinematic experience. The event took place at the prestigious Soho House in Mumbai on May 25th, attended by renowned film professionals, including Academy Award-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty, talented composer Bijibal, screenplay writer Unni R, and director Sajeed A
‘Vadakkan’ promises to deliver a spine-chilling and immersive cinematic experience, blending supernatural elements with a thrilling narrative. The film takes audiences on a fun yet terrifying ride through its carefully curated crew, who have meticulously crafted the movie’s visuals and soundscapes captivates viewers with its spine-chilling narrative and meticulously crafted visuals and soundscapes. Produced by Offbeet Studios a subsidiary of Offbeet Media Group, a next-generation media and entertainment company founded by Jaideep Singh with Bhavya Nidhi Sharma and Nusrat Durrani as co-founders who together form a world-class leadership team having worked at senior roles at MTV US and India, Viacom 18, Zee TV, and BBC.
Under the directorial helm of Sajeed A, ‘Vadakkan’ boasts an outstanding cast led by Kishore and Shruti Menon, whose performances are expected to leave audiences spellbound. The film’s cinematography, helmed by the talented DoP Keiko Nakahara, promises to visually transport viewers into the mystic realms of Dravidian legends. ‘Vadakkan’ is currently being showcased at the Marché du Film, the film market at Cannes Film Festival.
Resul Pookutty, an Academy Award-winning sound designer, lends his expertise to create an enchanting soundscape that will captivate and immerse viewers in the world of “Vadakkan” and he said “with sound, I aimed to transport viewers into the mystical world of Dravidian mythology in this supernatural thriller. Creating intricate sonic landscapes, I sought to captivate and intrigue, enhancing the cinematic experience. It’s been an exciting journey to breathe life into ancient tales through sound”.
Founder Offbeet Media Group and Producer Jaideep Singh , expressed his excitement about the film, stating, “‘Vadakkan’ is an experiential movie that pushes the boundaries of storytelling, with its unique blend of supernatural elements and thrilling narrative. We have curated an exceptional team of creative minds to deliver a visually stunning and sonically rich film that will keep audiences on the edge of their seats. The film also benefits from the extraordinary talent of Keiko Nakahara, a renowned Japanese cinematographer whose expertise in capturing mesmerizing visuals adds another layer of brilliance to ‘Vadakkan’. After celebrated movies like Mary Kom, Shakuntala Devi and the likes, Keiko has used inimitable imagery using exquisite infra-red lighting for the first time ever. We are thrilled to unveil the audio trailer and are confident that ‘Vadakkan’ will captivate audiences worldwide.”
Vadakkan’ offers a truly experiential cinematic journey, blending stunning visuals, immersive sound, and captivating music. It merges cultural traditions with a cutting-edge approach, creating a spellbinding experience for audiences.
As the audio trailer launch marks the beginning of the film’s promotional journey, anticipation for ‘Vadakkan’ is at an all-time high. Audiences can expect an exhilarating and unforgettable cinematic experience when the film hits theaters later this year.
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