Unique! Homi Adajania was scared while making ‘Cocktail’ – know why Hindi Movie News – Times of India

director adjania man Largely known for his quirky, off-beat films and characters that remain quite memorable. For example, ‘cocktail,to be cyrus‘, ‘Finding Fanny’ etc. He has always given a very unique storyline and treatment to his stories and his latest web-show ‘Saas, Bahu Aur Flamingo’ is no different.
In an exclusive chat with ETimes, Homi was asked if he is fearless and he had a very interesting take on it. “I am fearless as a filmmaker because Dinesh Vijan is making money (laughs). Somewhere I have ten voices in my head and whichever one speaks louder, I take that story up. If you Tell me, then let’s do something after three.” year, I can’t commit to it because I don’t know what my state of mind is at that time. So, I like to do something as soon as I have the idea. I have chosen films for the wrong reasons and you are misinterpreting me as fearless,” he says.
The director further revealed his reasons for doing some of his films. “I did ‘Being Cyrus’ because I wanted to know how a film is made. I love telling stories and wanted to see if I could do it with a film. Filmmaking is not rocket science,” he said. is, it’s just how well you communicate. Once you can really see your whole story and how it’s going to play out. You need technicians to make it a reality. So, I looked at ‘Being Cyrus’ how can I tell a story on celluloid.”
However, ‘Cocktail’ is close to his heart as he relates to the character of Veronica. “I did Cocktail because I wanted to know what the whole song and dance was about. I was scared while doing ‘Cocktail’ because I didn’t know how to do it. Despite it being someone else’s story, I did it because Dinesh Vijan I knew I had to turn it around. Also, I loved the character of Veronica, it reminded me of myself when I was in college,” says Homi.
Interestingly, all the characters in his movies are very well crafted. Apart from this, the actors have received a lot of appreciation in the films they have made. For instance, Veronica is considered one of Deepika’s best characters. Homi highlights this and explains, “I love telling stories about the complexities of the human mind. Man is the most bizarre of all animal species. In that sense, I find it interesting to watch. My perspective is that And it’s a lot of fun for actors to sink their teeth into characters like this because it’s an open field to play in. So, they’re usually inspired by the character.”
Homi’s latest work, ‘Saas, Bahu Aur Flamingo’ has begun streaming today and it stars Dimple Kapadia, Isha Talwar, Radhika Madan, Angira Dhar among others.