Jackky Bhagnani’s short film ‘Carbon’ is hitting the right notes with the audience. The film, set in an apocalyptic future, stars Nawazuddin Siddique as an alien. This will also be Prachi Desai’s first short film. Jackky Bhagnani plays the main protagonist in the film. During a media interaction, Jackky revealed that both Nawazuddin and Prachi Desai did not charge any money for their roles in the film.
Working for free seems to be the trend among A listers associating themselves with short films and web series. Recently, Jackie Shroff acted for free in the Chintan Sarda film ‘Shunyata’. This is the best and simplest way that the Bollywood mainstream can and does support the filmmakers who are into short films and web series.