Desires of the Heart
After receiving worldwide recognitions, Odisha born film producer & writer Solila Parida,s Hollywood film Desires of the Heart is all set to be release in India on 6th Nov. The producers of the film hosted a Grand Premiere of the film at Sandy Tower, Bhubaneswar in India.
Hollywood actor Val Lauren & Alicia Minshew starrer, this film had a Market premiere at 67th Cannes Film Festival last year, the film has also been travelling to many other international film festivals including LA femme International, Sedona International film festival, Macon film festival & Hoboken Film Festival. The film also stars Bollywood actor Gulshan Grover & the I am Kalam kid Harash Mayar. The film is directed by Award winning director James Kicklighter & Co Directed by Rajesh Rathi in India.
This will be the first film ever theatrically released Hollywood film made by Odisha Producers. Solila Parida, founder of the DOTH Entertainment LLC, USA, is a graduate in economics, has done PGD in Film Production Management & Fashion designing. She had already produced many other award wining films in last 20 years including Bollywood film titled ‘Bandit Lovers’ , ‘Koi Hai’. She has been awarded with many National & International awards. Apart from film making Ms. Parida has been doing a lot of philanthropic activities.
Talking about the film, Ms Parida says “As we always aim to make international movies, taking cultural diversities of two nations and for the global audience, we have strong believe to get good response from the market”. India has witnessed so many Sati incidents before, in the male dominant society women has to scarifies always, but hardly any film has been made focusing this topic. Desires of the Heart portrays this issue in a lighter manner along with a great colour and soulful music.
Associate producer of the film Jitendra Mishra, who has been in News recently for Cannes Film Festival Connection, Films like ‘I am Kalam’ and Sagar Sarhadi,s ‘Chausar’ was also present during the occasion. His company along with Luminosity Pictures, Mumbai is distributing the film is going to be released in major cities of India like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Jaipur & Bhubaneswar
Dr. Kris Sharma is a psychiatrist from India practicing in Savannah, Georgia when he meets Madeline, a local artist with a mysterious past. But as their relationship begins to blossom in America, Kris is summoned home to marry the woman chosen by his parents. But as he begins to make decisions about his future, he discovers centuries old secrets that may seal the fate of his destiny.
Cast : Desires of the Heart