Eminent writer and talented director in the offbeat category of Kannada films Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa has thought of a novel method for his film 'Bhagirathi' that has completed 50 days of screening recently.
'Sadabhiruchi Andolana' - a revolution for quality based films has happened from six of Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa friends. The lecturers at various colleges common friends of Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa gave on significance of 'Bhagirathi' an ancient folk tale in Karnataka. The lectures and awareness for seeing the quality films in fact helped 'Bhagirathi' of producer BK Srinivas.
For this offbeat Kannada film at the 50th day at Kailash theatre for morning show 240 was the attendance. That indicates the lecturers of Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa colleagues helped considerably. An off beat film running to 50 days without any deficit is a great news indeed!
Addressing the media at Bhagirathi 50 Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa admitted that it is the media support and publicity made by commercial films producer BK Srinivas gave the initial support to the film. However for the makers of offbeat or Art or Commercial cinemas it is time for introspection feels Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa director of over dozen Kannada films with quality.
Cinema should have novelty and lovely contents. It is applicable to all kinds of films says Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa. At this event Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa next film 'Angulimal' was announced by happy looking producer BK Srinivas with two others - Ambegalu in K Kalyan direction and 'Dovve' in Santhu direction.
For the folk based subjected film 'Bhagirathi' for the 50 days get together at 37 Crescent Prof Baraguru Ramachandrappa invited Janapada Academy Chairman Mr Banandur Kempaiah to unveil the trophy of 50 days. A folk song Mayadhantha Male Banthanna....was sung by Banandur Kempaiah.
Thara Anuradha, Vatsala Mohan, Radha Ramachandra, Hema Chaudhary, Harish Sandekoppa cameraman of the film were present at this get together.