Shoot On Sight, a political thriller, directed by Jag
Mundhra under the banner of Cine Boutique Entertainment, will be
premiered at the Dubai Film festival on December 15, 2007.
The film stars Brian Box, Greta Scacchi, Naseerudin Shah Om
Puri, Stephen Greif, Ralph Ineson, Sadie Frost, Gulshan Grover,
Laila Rouass, Mikaal Zulfiqar, and India Wadsworth. Shoot On
Sight deals with the consequences of underground bombings in
July 2005, highlighting the dilemma of peace loving Muslims, when
the so-called cosmopolitan cities, especially London, were clutched
by the fear of Islamic extremism and racial profiling. The story
revolves around Tariq Ali; a Muslim police officer in Scotland
married to an English woman. Tariq, investigating the police
shooting of a suspected Muslim terrorist in the London Underground,
is always distrusted by his superiors. What compounds his misery is
the discovery of terrorist cell operating in his own backyard.
Dubai Film Festival in its fourth year is being held under the
Honorary Chairmanship of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al
Maktoum and now is recognized as one of the world's premier
festival which shows a wide range of films.
Shoot On Sight is expected to release worldwide in March