A love story mixed with politics and mother sentiment in 'Bangaari', hit back on the situations in the Kannada cinema industry from newcomer in 'Sandalwood Sa Ri Ga Ma' and 'Stree Shakthi' on women empowerment plus 'Murder in the Womb' are subjects come before the Kannada audience in three films.
New producer Ellappa and new director Ma Chandru are in 'Bangaari' starring Yogish and Raagini. There is mother sentiment, love and politics in this 'Bangaari'. Songs especially Manday Maadesha....is huge hit while Raagini is a heroine to watch for her beauty and excellent physique, Yogish is a winner among the mass audience. Shivashanker Films 'Bangari' has story, screenplay and direction from Ma Chandru. Niranjan is cameraman, AM Neel has scored music, Malur Srinivas, Kambi Raju, Deva Sampath, Murali in dance, Mass Madha stunts, Prakash editing are part of this film.
Sadhi Kokila, Dandapani, Sumana Shetty, Ramesh Bhat, Swayamvara Chandru, Satyapriya, Sharat Lohitashva, Shanker Bhat, Ganesh Rao, Venkatesh Prasad and others are in the cast.
'Sandalwood Sa Ri Ga Ma' releasing this week is hit back for the trouble Sharat Khadri faced for his first film that was shelved in the film. The anger in him is put out on silver screen exposing some of the fishy things happening in the cinema industry. It is produced by Surabhi Talkies Gowri. There are 69 new characters in the film shot in Digital camera and film is also released in multiplex theatres. Keerthana has scored music.
Avinash, Gunashekhar and Sindhu Lokanath are only known faces. 70 percent of the film is filled with graphic.
Kichcha Sudeep production 'Stree Shakthi' by Isha Pictures directed by SV Suresh this film is on killing of female child in the womb and how the women integrity has to be in the society. This was screened at Gandhinagar (Gujarat) international film festival and also at Bangalore international film festival.
V Manohar has scored the music and BS Kemparaj is editor, Shashidhar is cameraman. Harsha choreography, Chandru stunts, Arun Sagar art direction plus Ho Na Sathya story and dialogues part of the film. Rajeev, Sonu, Sharat Lohitashva, Sunder Raj, Gopinath Bhat, Thulasi Shivamani, Kashi Ramakrshna and others are in the cast.