Soubin Shahir to direct 'Parava' [Pictured: Casting call poster of Parava]
Soubin Shahir to direct 'Parava' [Pictured: Casting call poster of Parava]Anwar Rasheed Entertainment/Facebook

Assistant director-turned-actor Soubin Shahir is making his debut as an independent director with the upcoming Malayalam movie "Parava." The makers have now announced the casting call for the movie in a unique way.

The team of "Parava" released an audition video through the YouTube channel of Anwar Rasheed Entertainment on Saturday, April 23. The upcoming movie, produced by Anwar Rasheed in association with The Movie Club, seeks male and female actors aged between 13 and 26 years. The candidates, preferably based in Kochi, can send their photos, videos and other details to the e-mail id '' or can call on the number +91 8137 053069.

Many celebrities, including Dulquer Salmaan, Aashiq Abu, Sreenath Bhasi, Srinda Arhaan, and others have come forward to support the team of "Parava" by sharing the audition video on their social media pages.

"So here is an exciting project from Anwar Rasheed Entertainment ! It marks the debut of our beloved Saubin Shahir as a director. If you see this casting call video you'll know this is gonna be something special !! ‪#‎Parava [sic]," Dulquer wrote on his Facebook page while sharing the film's audition video.

Aashiq Abu 

Casting call for the Movie 'പറവ'
Directed by Soubin Shahir
Produced by Anwar Rasheed

Sreenath Bhasi 

Casting call for the coolest project!! Get it get it!!!

Srindaa Arhaan 

For Soubin Shahir Movie

Vipin Das

Parava Audition. Directed by Soubin Shahir

Vivek Ranjit

Casting call for Parava, directed by Soubin Shahir and produced by Anwar Rasheed.

 Watch the audition video here: