After Helicopter Eela and Tumbbad, Anand Gandhi's next to be a sci-fi English film?

Anand Gandhi to produce a sci-fi film in English with Indian partners on board. The film will go on floors in December

Anand Gandhi After Helicopter Eela and Tumbbad, Anand Gandhi's next to be a sci-fi English film? Source : Press

The filmmakers often root for stories more than the genres. As many films enroute to the length and breadth of the globe, content and genres have played major role in contributing to the enrichment of cinema. Meaningful and powerful cinemas irrespective of the genre have certainly added to the evolution of path breaking storytelling.

According to the reports in a leading daily, Anand Gandhi who is currently gearing up for his upcoming film Helicopter Eela and Tumbbad has commenced the groundwork for his next which is touted to be a sci-fi film.

Reports state that the filmmaker has roped in a scientist as his client adviser and executive producer for the film. Revealing about the same, a source close to the director said to the leading daily, "It will be an English film and Anand is hoping to get Indian partners on board soon. The film will go on floors in December."

However, an official confirmation is yet to be announced. Meanwhile, Anand Gandhi is the co writer of Helicopter Eela and is the creative director-producer of Tumbbad. Helicopter Eela starring Kajol and Riddhi Sen will hit the theatre screens on October 12, 2018, whereas Tumbbad starring Sohum Shah is slated to release on the same date as Helicopter Eela.

Helicopter Eela explores the concept of parenting while Tumbbad revolves around the concept of humans building a temple for the Goddess's first-born. As both the films have a unique plotline, some critics have already predicted its commercial viability, however, only time can tell if the films can resonate at the box office as expected.