Radhika Madan who is gearing up for the film, ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota’, says When they were shooting for the film they hadn’t thought it would receive so much love.
Radhika interacted with media at the special screening of ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota’ with MAMI film festival in Mumbai on Friday, the opening night.
‘Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota’ won the People’s Choice Midnight Madness award at TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) when asked if she has any hopes for the film to win awards in Mumbai she said, “When we worked on this movie we were not expecting anything. It was a shock for us when we got selected for the Toronto Film Festival when we got an award we still couldn’t believe it. We had a lot of fun when shooting for it and I think we are happy with what all we are getting haven’t thought about where the film will go.
On the film’s return to Mumbai after traveling to Global Film Festivals she said, “When we went to Toronto we got a lot of love for the film and here we are doubly excited because it is our own country and our own Mumbai. I really hope everyone likes the film.”
‘Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota’ was selected as MAMI’s opening film, after its success overseas and at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Talking about her debut release ‘Pataakha’ and the response the film received, she said, “I think this year has been very lucky and I am very grateful for all that is happening. I am cloud nine right now I think I couldn’t have asked for a better debut.”
On future projects, she shared, “I am reading scripts right now, I am contemplating. As soon as we decide something I will announce soon.”
Presented by RSVP, Radhika’s second film, ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota’ is written and directed by Vasan Bala and produced by Ronnie Screwvala.