Kalki Koechlin who was present at the special screening of her upcoming film ‘Ribbon’ on Sunday, during media interaction said, she was very excited to play her age and a mother’s role for the first time.
Kalki talked about her experience as a mother for the first time, “I was very excited to play a mother’s role for the first time. Normally I do underaged roles of 18 or 19 yr olds, but the first time I am playing someone my age. The story is very relatable, I don’t have kids but in an expensive city like Mumbai to balance work and family life isn’t easy, which is why people will relate to the film. Any urban couple today before thinking about kids will obviously face these problems.”
When asked about fraternity’s response Kalki said, “Now we will find out when they watch the film today, they are all my friends who will give me a genuine opinion. I was in Delhi shooting with Zoya Akhtar, she told me the film looks interesting and the trailer is good. So ya, but I haven’t really heard from other big celebrities (laughs).”
The ‘Jia Aur Jia’ actress also talked about her upcoming projects she said, “ I am currently shooting for a film with Konkana Sen Sharma and the title is scholarship and working on a web series with Zoya called made in Heaven which is about rich Indian wedding. “
Ribbon directed by Rakhee Sandilya is about a young urban couple trying to strike a balance between family life and work, while overwhelmed with the birth of a baby girl. They also find that parenthood comes with its own challenges. The film cast includes Kalki Koechlin, Sumeet Vyas, and Hitesh Malhan
Presented by Red Cart Films and scheduled to release on 3rd November.