Vivek Agnihotri recently screened 15 minutes of his upcoming investigative thriller – The Tashkent Files at the Cannes Film Festival, to Colin Burrows, CEO, Special Treats Productions, and Prasoon Joshi, CBFC Chairman. The film which stars Shweta Basu, Naseeruddin Shah, and Mithun Chakraborty, is based on the mysterious death of the second prime minister of India – Lal Bahadur Shashtri.
The makers got an overwhelming response from the people present at the screening. The Tashkent Files is the first crowd-sourced film and has a stellar star cast of 5 national award-winning actors.
The film is produced by Pranay Chokshi, Haresh Patel, Pallavi Joshi and co-produced by Sharad Patel and Anuya Ritesh Kudecha.