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'Lucia' Trend Setter on Friday

IndiaGlitz [Friday, September 06, 2013]

For the first time in Kannada cinema industry and perhaps in the Indian cinema industry the 'Crowd Funding' for a film 'Lucia' (Winner of Audience Choice Best film at London Indian Film Festival) is hitting the silver screen in above 80 theatres in Karnataka and other parts of the country via PVR and Cine Polis.

It is 1350 people from the worldwide support financially formed this film and the idea mooted by brilliant Pawan Kumar of 'Lifu Ishtene' has paid first rich dividend via satellite rights. Rs.69 lakhs was accrued from 1350 people and the budget of the film is Rs.2.5 crores and in that Rs.95 lakhs has already come from Udaya TV of Sun Network in the form of satellite rights.

For the first timer Poornachandra Thejaswi music the physical sale of CD is also notable and extraordinary is the viewership of trailers and songs of 'Lucia'. Over 10 lakh viewership is found for the film in the internet media. The film with care, affection and people money is releasing this Friday.

Addressing the media on the eve of release Pawan Kumar looked comfortable, happy and content on what he has done so far for his film 'Lucia'. He batted a few questions from the media and said the content of the film is about dream and reality in life.

Answering a pertinent question on the accountability for people money received from across the world, Pawan Kumar replied his Chartered Accountant is looking after the income and expenditure. He will arrive at the funds collected from all areas of avenue for the film. After some time arriving at the balance sheet the money received will be paid back.

The censor has given 'U' certificate for the film. Actor Satish in double role, music director Poornachandra Tejaswi, singers of the film Ananya, Rajeev and others were present at the media briefing.

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