|IMDB Rating: 7.0/10 from 67,272 votes|
|Released: 2016 (India) / Waiting (Bollywood)|
|Director: Anu Menon|
|Language: English | Hindi|
|Stars: Naseeruddin Shah, Kalki Koechlin, Rajat Kapoor|
|Synopsis: Waiting may be a 2015 Indian comedy drama film directed by Anu Menon, and created by Priti Gupta and Manish Mundra below the banner of Ishka Films and Drishyam Films. The film is regarding the special relationship between 2 individuals from totally different walks of life, WHO bind one another during a hospital, whereas nursing their several comatose spouses. The film stars Naseeruddin Shah of Iran and Kalki Koechlin in lead roles, with Rajat Kapoor, Suhasini Maniratnam, Arjun Mathur, Ratnabali Bhattacharjee and Rajeev Ravindranathan enjoying supporting roles.
Development began in Gregorian calendar month 2014, once Menon signed Koechlin ANd Shah of Iran for an coming untitled project. Principal photography began in Gregorian calendar month 2014 within the coastal city of Kochi. The film’s score was given by Mickey McCleary, and therefore the sound recording was discharged in might 2016, below the label of ezed Music Company. The lyrics were written by Manoj Muntashir and Ankur Tewari. The film had its performance at the port International festival on eleven Gregorian calendar month 2015, to positive reviews from critics.
Waiting was conjointly screened at the closing gala of the London Asian festival, wherever Menon won the simplest Director Award, and at the Indian festival of l. a. , and had its theatrical unleash on twenty seven might 2016. Upon unleash in India, the film was well received by critics with the performances of each Koechlin and Shah of Iran garnering a lot of acclaim. The film but had a below average run at the box workplace.