Oscar and Grammy Award winning music composer AR Rahman has started working on the music for the film ‘Muhammad’ which is made by a legendary Iranian director Majidi Majidi. AR Rahman posted a picture of the recording sessions which is going in Paris on Facebook. For the film Rahman is working in collaboration with the Palestine musician trio Le Trio Joubran.
Majid Majidi the Oscar nominated filmmaker is one of the most renowned filmmakers of Iran and his films like ‘Children of Heaven’, ‘Baran’ and ‘The Color of Paradise’ are internationally appreciated. ‘Muhammad’ is based on the childhood of Islamic Prophet Muhammad and this film is the highest budgeted Iranian film made till date. The total budget of the film is $35million. The cinematographer of the film is legendary Vittorio Storaro. We feel proud that AR Rahman is a part of this international project.