'Finding Fanny' was shot in 36 days

Jul 10, 2014, 13:59 IST | PTI

Director Homi Adajania, whose 'Finding Fanny' trailer has garnered over a million views in just 22 hours, says he shot the quirky story in just 36 days.

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'Finding Fanny'
'Finding Fanny'

The film stars Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Dimple Kapadia and Pankaj Kapur. Adajania enjoyed working with a bunch of talented performers in the film, which is set in a sleepy Goan village.

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"Love makes normal people do nutty things. But what if they were already a little nutty to begin with? Deepika and Arjun Kapoor signed onto the film before 'Chennai Express' and 'Two States' had released and didn't waiver because they had the same conviction.

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"I couldn't make the film without Naseer because his character was written for him. As for Dimple, if I make a film without her she will have my head on a platter," said the director, who has previously helmed 'Being Cyrus' and 'Cocktail'. Adajania said shooting the film was as hilarious as the story. "A great joy I experienced was being introduced to Pankaj Kapur. It was a fabulous experience directing him. Finding Fanny was a shooting experience that was almost as goofy and hilarious as the story itself," he said.

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