The shooting of Mohanlal's debut film as a director, Barroz, has been completed. Mohanlal himself released the information by sharing a picture of him sitting with the team members on social media. Santhosh Sivan, Antony Perumbavoor, and Pranav are also seen in the film along with Mohanlal.
"This is Team Barroz signing off from the location. And now... the wait begins! #Barroz," Mohanlal wrote on Facebook after sharing the picture. Santhosh Sivan, who handled the film's camera, also tweeted the information about the film's pack up.
Along with directing, Mohanlal also plays the central character in Barroz. Mohanlal appears as a ghost guarding Vascoda Gama's treasure in the story set in a fantasy world. A technique called "gravity illusion" has also been used in the film, which is being prepared in 3D. Its pictures were already viral on social media.
The film is produced by Anthony Perumbavoor under the banner of Ashirvad Cinemas. Jijo Ponnus has written the screenplay for the film. Guru Somasundaram, best known for his villainous role in Tovino's Minnal Murali, is playing the lead role in Barroz.
Spanish actress Paz Vega and Spanish actor Rafael Amargo will play other lead roles in the film. Rafael Amargo plays the role of Vasco da Gama. Paz Vega plays Vasco da Gama's wife. Paz Vega is notable for his roles in The Human Contract, Rambo, and Sex and Lucia. Goa is the main location of the movie.