Trailer For Shaitan, “A David Flincher Film Set In Mumbai Made By An Indian”

Posted by April 29, 2011 Comment

That’s not a typing mistake. It really does say Flincher, with an L…

Over at Indian film industry site Business of Cinema, producer Anurag Kashyap is comparing his film Shaitan to those of a much-loved American auteur:

Shaitan is like a David Flincher film set in Mumbai made by an Indian filmmaker. It completely blows you away.

Meanwhile, the film’s director, Bejoy Nambiar says:

The idea was to translate the edginess of the film into the trailer. Today’s youth is aggressive, sexual, violent, edgier and aware of everything happening around. They like to explore the darker side and push the envelope till they can be brought in check by authorities.

And here’s that trailer. Is it edgy? Will it make David flinch?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1kk_5OohaM

Looks like somebody got a bit carried away there.

(Last Updated April 29, 2011 4:14 pm )