10 Short Films

Honey Trehan (left) and Abhishek Chaubey of MacGuffin Pictures have joined hands with Colosceum to make ten short films with a focus on great storytelling. (photo provided)

MUMBAI—The men behind MacGuffin Pictures, Honey Trehan and Abhishek Chaubey, earned their stripes as producers with “A Death in the Gunj,” which garnered critical acclaim and three Filmfare awards. Colosceum have been leaders in the non-scripted genre with shows like “Splitsvilla,” “Roadies” and “MasterChef,” to name a few. They recently forayed into the fiction space with the short film “Juice,” which was well-received and went on to win 2 Filmfare awards.

For a new venture of 10 short films bound by a common theme, MacGuffin Pictures and Colosceum will be jointly selecting the scripts, with a focus on great storytelling.

Honey Trehan said, “We are very excited about this collaboration and we welcome filmmakers to tell their stories with us. And we are delighted to have partners who are equally committed to and excited about the project.”

His partner and filmmaker Abhishek Chaubey said, “It is heartening to see that the short fiction format is finding an audience. We, as a young company, are excited about this trend and are looking forward to creating new content for a growing audience.”

Lalit Sharma, CEO, Colosceum, added, “The short film ‘Juice’ was our first step into the storytelling format. It is our belief that with the declining attention spans and time-constraints of the audiences, shorts are the future. The challenge is to make a film that connects emotionally in half an hour.”

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.