AR Rahman on wearing the director’s hat for Le Musk: Filmmaking is a tough job but I loved it​


The film was shot in Rome and tells the tale of an orphaned heiress who is a part-time musician. I feel like there are only two kinds of people. It’s like sitting in the middle of an orchestra and performing instead of watching from the other side, I usually love doing music but this one didn’t seem so tough. We have seen all of their movies. Like all of you, we just loved him and have a lot of respect for what he is done, trusted him (although he had no clue of what I was doing, Rahman added) and we completely agreed with him. “Every time a review comes out, they (critics) say it (music) is so bad. This film is not just about a hall experience or a 3D experience. It takes some time to absorb,” he says. While writing the screenplay, to me it looked like this looks good when you’re listening to an Orchestra. “Le Musk has a classical music touch to it. Also read: Baahubali: The Conclusion also has the potential for another National Award: Veeron Ke Veer Aa singer Aditi Paul
The Academy award winner has done various international works recently. As the title suggests the film is based on the fragrance of musk and the protagonist is completely absorbed in the aroma. We shot for 13 days and we had a great team in hand. One may think it is an ordinary film or a musical but this is actually different in a lot of ways. During a chat with indianexpress.com, the music composer shared his experience about wearing the director’s hat for the first time. “He was the one who took all the effort to come and meet us and introduce us to this whole new concept. I think we have been fans of Hollywood movies, Chinese movies, European movies, but what have we given to them. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App now
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd And going to Rome was our idea, it is the best holiday destination, everybody wants to go there. It means two years of your life. It is a film that requires five of your senses to be in their best of health. People with passion and people who are trying to do work. When you watch the trailer you will understand the point of this.”

Gautam Dutta, CEO of PVR, who was also in the company of the music maestro of India shared his enthusiasm about working with AR Rahman. On asking why he chose to shoot in Rome the composer said,”I loved everything while shooting for Le Musk. It has Mozart and many more classical composers. While watching the film you might also smell a scent, and the overall aura might be a completely different experience for everyone. The script has been written by AR Rahman and his wife Sairaa Rahman and produced by Karan Grover. So before shooting, I wanted to test my strength,” said AR Rahman. Our movies are of our culture. The cast members include Nora Arnezeder, Guy Burnet, Munirih Grace and Mariam Zohrabyan. But music will always come first. I think we shot for nearly 13 days and we had nearly 4 units. Talking about his experience as a director for the first time, he said,”Filmmaking is a very tough job. 2017-05-06T13:08:46+00:00″>
Updated: May 6, 2017 1:08 pm

AR Rahman wears the director’s hat for the first time to shoot Le Musk, says it is a tough job. Music maestro AR Rahman has added yet another feather to his cap by making his directorial debut with Le Musk. It’s been a great association.”

“With the release of such VR cinematic movies in India, my company can keep its promise of providing a complete immersion into the digital world with high-end technology and satiating the appetite of movie afficionados,” he added later. So I think it is high time we also reflect our objectives our perspectives of human life across the world. It is been a collaboration between PVR with YM Movies. This film is a multisensory and stereo smoking experience which I hope will enthrall you all.”
He later even confessed that he has more fun making music. But I feel it is new every time. On asking him what’s the difference between the international work culture and the work culture in India he said,”Everything is changing. I am simply reinventing the application of music through films. I just love the first kind.”
He also honestly shared that he cannot afford to have music block.