Director Nagesh Kukunoor, who had famously shunned love stories, steps into this forbidden territory with Mod, a romantic film in which nobody says â€œI love youâ€
â€œWhy a love story?â€ asks director Nagesh Kukunoor. His brow is furrowed in concentration, but he is otherwise unruffled.
The director who presented a new cinematic language in films such as Rockford and Hyderabad Blues, had famously said that he would never venture into the territory of â€œlove storiesâ€. But Cupid has finally got Kukunoor, 44.
The directorâ€™s latest venture, Mod, is a love story set in a utopianÂ hill town. At Hotel Crowne Plaza, Delhi, he talks about his new passion: