|Ashes to Ashes|
|Directed by||Goldie Hawn|
|Produced by||Michel Shane
|Written by||Goldie Hawn
Ashes to Ashes is an upcoming American comedy feature film and the directorial debut of Goldie Hawn. Conceived by Hawn in 1996, the film was co-written by Hawn and Jeremy Pikser, and will co-star Hawn and her partner Kurt Russell.
The story was developed by Hawn in 1996, and began being turned into a screenplay for Ron Howard's Imagine Entertainment. Drawing upon familiarity due to her many trps there, the film will be shot in India with the assistance of Gulshan Grover. In 2004 Hawn was searching for suitable locations in India, assisted by Umesh Mehra of Eagle Films, in anticipation of filming to have begun in 2005. Pre-production was then reported to be set for Fall 2007, with the project to be filmed in Chicago and India with costumes designed by Suneet Verma. The film is expected to be released in 2010.
Ashes to Ashes will tell the story of an American woman who travels through India to Kathmandu, Nepal to bury the ashes of her dead husband. On the way, she loses the ashes, but discovers many important life lessons instead.