Nagendra Karri, a talented young man of Indian origin, is finally doing what he was meant to do. Karri is the maker of the psychological thriller ‘Where are you Sophia?’ which premiere’s at the 62nd Cannes Film Festival on 13th May’09. The film is officially getting screened at the Marche du Film Market at the festival.
Says Karri, “I am very excited and extremely honoured to be part of one of the most respected events of the international film fraternity. ‘Where are you Sophia?’ is my debut as a film-maker and Cannes gives me a very strong platform to showcase it to the world.”
Karri is not the only Indian component of ‘Where are you Sophia?’. The music of the film is by Raju Rao, who has worked on chartbusters from movies like Raaz, Saaya and Gunaah.
‘Where are you Sophia?’ is the true story of a local newspaper columnist from a rural town called Highlands where she mysteriously disappears and ends up meeting Charlie, a young handsome man from Jersey Shores. She takes him on a journey where he is introduced to the realms of the unknown which only he can unravel as he faces the mysterious forces in the evil town of Highlands.
The movie is produced by Karri’s production house Eternal Mind Productions and features Amanda Boyd as Sophia and Peter James Elias as Charlie.