immersing himself in politics for five years, B.C. Patil returns to
the silver screen through the big budget film Salute. This
is the 14th film from his banner Om Shakthi Production and also his
fifth directorial venture. Patil, who has been elected to the
Legislative Assembly twice, is also donning the lead role.
Patil held a press meet in Bangalore recently to talk about his
film. Salute will start shooting in the first week of
March. The song recording has already started under the direction
of music director Sai Karthik. Shooting will be held in Bangalore,
Belgaum, Hubli and Davanagere; interestingly, he is not going
abroad for song shooting. A famous actress will be chosen as the
heroine. Niranjan Babu, who handled the camera for Anu will be the
cameraman for Salute.