Bhubaneswar, Aug 16: Actress Faria Abdullah has shared that ‘The Jengaburu Curse’, team went 500 feet deep inside the mines to shoot some scenes of the web series.
The team had to wear helmets and boots. They also experienced the dropping of oxygen levels inside deep mines. We had to shoot at real locations, be it the airport or the market, said Faria Abdullah talking about her shooting experience, who portrays the character of Priyambada Das.
"I remember shooting in a buzzing market and the team constantly instructing people not to look at the camera. The most exciting yet thrilling part of the shoot was to shoot deep inside the real mines in Odisha,” she said.
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“We went 500 ft deeper inside the mines to shoot some scenes. We had to wear helmets and boots; the oxygen level dropped as we went deeper inside the mine. We were scared but the experience was surreal,” she added.
Produced by Studio Next, ‘The Jengaburu Curse’ is created and directed by Nila Madhab Panda. Written by Mayank Tewari, Paulo Perez serves as the DOP on the series. Alokananda Dasgupta and Durga Prasad Mohapatra serve as music directors and production designers respectively. Edited by Jabeen Merchant, the series features Faria Abdullah, Nasser, Makarand Deshpande, Sudev Nair, Deepak Sampat, and Hitesh Dave in pivotal roles.
The series is streaming on Sony LIV from August 9.