Srinivasa Kalyana and Panta, which were supposed to release this week, have been postponed. The new release dates have not been confirmed yet.
Srinivasa Kalyana was postponed due to the delay in
censoring. Due to the insufficiency of members at the censor board,
many films are yet to be censored. The movie will most likely be
censored next week.
A Few Facts About Srinivasa Kalyana..
MG Srinivas, who made his directorial debut with Upendra's
Topiwala is making his acting debut through this film along with
directing the film. He is also involved in the production of the
Nikhila Suman and Kavitha Gowda who are popular faces in small
screen are playing the female leads in the film. Senior Actor
Datthanna and Achyuth Rao have played important roles. Other
artists are mostly newcomers selected through auditions.
The film is based on a philosophical thought the lead actor who
is in search of salvation. Director Srinivas has explained this
complex philosophical ideology in comically way through the life of
a young man set in the modern times. Even though teaser and trailer
predominantly had double entendre dialogues, it also has a
philosophical touch to it.
The film has a few distinctions in its name. This is said to be
first Kannada feature film whose Color Grading and Visual Effects
were done in Canada. Also film is said to be a '5D film' as film
was shot entirely in 5D running on 'Magic Lantern'.
The film will also have Sandalwood's first Stop Motion Video
Song along with Animatics. Stop Motion Technology Specialist
Praveen Chrispugg based in Chennai has choreographed this song.
Other song has implemented Parallax Effect.
The film has been bankrolled by Bharath Jain of Mars Films. MG
Srinivas and other technicians have also invested for the film. The
film has been made on budget of 50 Lakhs but the output is on par
with any normal budget film.
Why Was Panta Postponed?
Kalasamrat S Narayan's next film Panta was scheduled
for grand release this Friday. But the makers have decided to
postpone the release of the film to March.
As per the sources, producer K Subramanyam inspired from the
success of Alladsu song from Chowka, wanted to include one
such song in the film. Director S Narayan has agreed to add a song
to the final version.
The team will be shooting for the song and few scenes, which
will act as a lead to the song over next week. Shoot is expected to
be completed within 3 days and post-production work for the song
will be completed by end of the month.
Cast And Crew Of Panta
Anup Revanna and Monica have played the lead roles in
Panta. Actor Abhijith has been involved in the production
of the film and as per the posters, he is the Production
Charioteer. Producer K Subramanyam has provided the story for the
Anup Revanna's debut film Lakshmana, was not very successful and Anup would be looking forward to make a mark at the box-office with Panta. He has also signed a film with Chandru, who has directed his debut film.