There are films which can make you laugh and cry, then there are films which can take you 'Beyond the Clouds'.
A film which has the ability to show you the reality, the truth, tell a story and make you feel empathy all at once, this is what we look for right? This filmmaker has the talent to provide more, he gives hope to the audience as well.
The director of the film, Majid Majidi is an ace filmmaker known not just in his country but across the globe. This highly acclaimed is for his realistic approach in his movies, you can watch his previous work like Children of Heaven to understand his mindset.
The lead actors - Ishaan Khattar and Malavika Mohanan
Beyond the Clouds stars Ishaan Khatter and Malavika Mohanan, this is the first Hindi feature for both the actors. Ishaan Khattar has been talk of the town for quite some time and finally we will get to see him on-screen. Malavika Mohanan is also a well known actress from South and look at the trailer, we believe she has got a real talent.
The theme of the film
It is a story of two siblings which stands far away from the formulated masala bollywood films. The premise of the film tells a story of the brother-sister duo running from cops after a drug bust.
An unbiased perspective
Most of the times foreign filmmakers tend to focus on the stereotypical image of India. The filmmaker brings credibility and an unbiased perspective to tell a human story.
The movie has been to various global film festivals and everywhere it has been received very warmly. It was chosen to open IFFI last year and highly appreciated by critics. It was also nominated to be in the section of Best Film at the London Film Festival.