Narcos star Wagner Moura to be in Goa, to showcase his directorial debut at IFFI
Wagner Moura will be here with the movie "Marighella", his directorial debut, which will compete in the debut category at the IFFI, Goa, which runs through November 20-28.
Wagner Moura, the leading actor of Netflix's popular series Narcos, will be in Goa to attend the International Film Festival of India (IFFI).
The 43-year old Brazilian actor will be here with the movie "Marighella", his directorial debut, which will compete in the debut category at the festival that runs through November 20-28.
According to a report on Variety, the movie is on the life of Carlos Marighella, a Brazillian politician and writer. It was made on a budget of $4 million.
He will talk at a session called "The Magnificent Artist" on his journey as an actor and a filmmaker and interact with budding filmmakers.
Moura became popular for playing notorious South American cartel leader Pablo Escobar in the series, which has won several BAFTA and Golden Globes. He has also starred in "Elite Squad" films and "Elysium".
IFFI, which is celebrating its golden jubilee this year, has renowned international filmmakers such as French filmmaker Robin Campillo, Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yang and British filmmaker Lynne Ramsa competing in the international category.