» Srinivas Avasarala Gushes About Oohalu Gusagusalade Success
Srinivas Avasarala Gushes About Oohalu Gusagusalade Success
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Actor Srinivas Avasarala, who became
independent direction with the movie Oohalu Gusagusalade, is
extremely happy with the response he has received for his first
directorial venture. The success of Telugu romantic drama has
motivated him to make more films.
Talking to IANS, Srinivas Avasarala said, "Most low-budget films
that are apparently good are only raved by critics, but rarely by
audiences as they look for entertainment factor and when that's not
found, they discard a film. I'm happy that my film was liked by
audiences and critics alike."
Released in theatres on June 20, Oohalu Gusagusalade
starring Naga Shourya and Rashi Khanna
in the leads, has collected Rs 2 crores nett at the Box Office. The
elated Srinivas Avasarala added, "The success has given me the
confidence to innovate and make more films. I haven't started
working on anything yet but I plan to start soon."
There was a lot of Woody Allen influence on Oohalu
Gusagusalade. Avasarala says it was his tribute to auteur. The
director said, "I'm a big Woody Allen film. I felt happy when
people like the references to the legendary filmmaker in my film,
which is a tribute to him. Woody has a lot on influence on my
writing and that has apparently turned out to be my strength."