Debut director Manju Swaraj once dreamed of making a special and different contribution to Kannada film industry. Now, the result of his attempt is the movie Shishira, which is set for statewide release this week. The movie is considered as the last release of the year. The meaning of the title is fullmoon or the sixth ruthu (season).
The film Shishira has been shot in 47 days. Including hero and heroine, it has only nine characters. Actress Prema is making her comeback to big screen with this movie after long time. Along with Yashas and Meghana, two kids and 7.5 tall Santosh are acting in it. A song of the movie has been picturised in a single shot.
Produced under the banner Mahashaila Cinesankula and CMB Ventures, the movie Shishira has many exciting aspects. Ajaneesh Lokhanath has composed music for five songs of the film and each song has its own specialty. Suresh Babu has handled his camera work very carefully for it. The movie, which goes on offering surprises to the audience at every stage, has been produced by B Mahadev and BT Manju.