He finished the shooting of the film at the eleventh hour in order to preview Vishwaroobham at the 65th Festival de Cannes, which was kick-started on 16th May and end on 27nd May 2012. It was earlier said that the prestigious film event extended its deadline for the submission of his movie that helped him to make it to the event. Reports also suggest that the movie will also be screened at Singapore Film Festival.
Vishwaroobham directed by Kamal Hassan himself features Pooja Kumar, Rahul Bose, Andrea Jeremiah, Samrat Chakrabarti, Jaideep Ahlawat, Zarina Waheb and others. The upcoming movie has Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy's music.