All eyes on what Kannada film industry would do at the centenary celebration of South Indian cinema from 22nd to 24th at Nehru Stadium is slowly gearing up with activities.
S Narayan, Ramesh Aravind and MS Ramesh are heading the creative team. There are 25 assistants for the trio to give a feast to the eyes on 22nd September in the morning session that starts from 9 am to 2 pm.
According to S Narayan it is 4 hours 45 minutes program chalked out and editing of it is in progress on the one side and practice session is going on with five choreographers. There are skits, flash back, contemporary dance, the birth and growth of Kannada cinema and there will be meaning to the cinema in a touching style.
The program that starts after formal inauguration commences with felicitation to achievers. It ranges from 50 to 60 persons of the Kannada cinema industry. What follows next is the cultural feast. There will be speech only from important person of the Kannada cinema industry. Even that is also properly timed and worded.
The Nehru Auditorium has a capacity of over 1000 people. 2500 seating capacity is converted as stage. It is this magnificent stage getting ready rendezvous for all the four language industries to converge on 24th of September - the day President of India Pranab Mukejee will be the chief guest with four chief ministers of South India J. Jayalalithaa, N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, Siddaramaiah and Oommen Chandy would participate in function.