Filmmaker Dasari Narayana Rao is known for making critical
remarks against leading heroes. Especially, he has targeted Mega
family heroes quite a few times in the past. Now, he is at it
again. The veteran director of 150 films has taken a dig indirectly
at the makers of Pawan Kalyan's Attarintiki Daredi, Ram
Charan Teja's Yevadu for affecting small-budget films by
delaying their release uncertainly.
Dasari Narayana Rao recently attended the audio launch of
Srikanth's Mondodu as the chief guest. Addressing the music release
function, the filmmaker, who has been an advocate for small-budget
filmmakers in recent years, condemned the big budget producers'
habit of changing the release dates of their movies.
"With big ticket films making a habit of changing their release
dates, it is difficult for producers of small-budget films to get
space to release their films. They (small-budget producers) are
clueless about how to plan their film's release. It is a sad state
of affairs. I never thought such a situation would arise in my
lifetime! Deccan Chronicle quotes Dasari as saying.
Producer's BVSN Prasad's Attarintiki Daaredi and Dil
Raju's Yevadu are big ticket movies, which are made with
more than Rs 35 crores each. They are much-hyped and
highly-anticipated movies of the year. But their releases have been
deferred due to the prevailing political situation in the