He describes ‘Made in Heaven – Kanmani Kanmani’ as a ‘really feel good’ video amid these robust instances
‘Made in Heaven – Kanmani Kanmani’, a music video scripted and directed by actor-producer Noble Babu Thomas, feels extra like a brief movie. “I’ve been searching for a time period to explain it; a musical quick movie didn’t match. So I went with ‘music video’,” he says. Launched on June 16, it has garnered greater than seven lakh views.
The video is a couple of lady who takes her boyfriend house to fulfill her mother and father; it additionally chronicles their response and acceptance. Moderately than a single track, the video appears like a brief movie as dialogues are interspersed. The eight-minute video is produced by Shaan Rahman, who additionally composed the music for the observe sung by Benny Dayal.
“The Helen staff — Shaan, author/director Mathukutty Xavier, author Alfred Kurian Joseph, and lyricist Vinayak Sasikumar — gave me the boldness to offer this a shot,” he says, of his sudden ‘debut’ as director. Noble co-produced, co-wrote and acted in Helen, which was co-written/directed by Mathukutty. Alfred was additionally one of many co-writers of that movie, with Shaan composing its music.
What began out as a one-liner, which Noble needed to pitch to Mathukutty, grew to become his directorial debut. “Seeing how I had a transparent thought of what I needed the video to be, he instructed that I ought to direct it. That’s how I ended up directing it.” Noble has additionally acted in it.
Since work had slowed down within the movie trade as a result of pandemic, he got here up with the concept of the music video, one thing that could possibly be labored protecting in thoughts COVID-19 protocols. The suggestions has been that it’s a ‘really feel good’ video, amid the unhealthy information that the second wave introduced with it. He says it was intentional, “Many of the content material that was popping out was bleak. I needed one thing that may give individuals a motive to smile.”
Performing and directing was not simple, he confesses. “Mathukutty was there, so was Alfred. That made it simple.” The video was shot in Wagamon, earlier than the second wave struck. He’s proud of the the way it has formed up. Nevertheless there’s one factor that he wished he might have carried out. “Within the final scene the lady’s brother comes house. I might have preferred to elaborate that thread additionally however by then the COVID-19 state of affairs had modified and there was no manner we might movie.”
Glad as he’s about his serendipitous directorial debut, Noble intends to give attention to his appearing; he’ll quickly star in director Alfred Kurian’s upcoming undertaking.