The teaser of Bala's forthcoming movie Paradesi has gone viral on internet. The director, who is known for bringing realism into his films, has gone a step further this time to promote his movie. Yes, he has released a short-video clip that shows the director beating up his actors!
Well, Bala, while explaining and directing some raw scenes, has shown his actors to perform realistically. As a matter of fact, the director has kicked, slapped and cursed his artists in the promo as if he has done it in real.
The way Bala has performed those scenes and made his actors to deliver the same, shows how demanding the director is. In fact, the video clip has shocked many. However, we are bringing you what our celebrities on Twitter felt about the promotional clip.
Actor Siddharth tweeted, "A video of a director hitting his actors in the name of reality is going viral. Can we please have one of actors beating the hell out of him? If people allow themselves to be hit by a director it's their choice. It's a bit strange to see this behaviour showcased in a promo though!" Continue reading on the slideshow...
Director Balaji Mohan tweeted, "Humbly request Paradesi team to take down this 'reality' teaser as it spoils the chance of this film. It has to take Tamil Cinemamore national & global."
Paradesi heroine Vedhika tweeted, "Tweeple it's just the making video where Bala sir is enacting the shot, very evident from the video."
Editor Praveen tweeted, "Such a shame seeing actors getting beaten up for the sake of cinema. It's absurd and totally not worth it."
Producer Udhayanidhi Stalin said, "I decided not to watch the reality movie! I should be building temples for M Rajesh sir & SR Prabhakaran sir!"
Anandmurthy of B-Studios, Bala's close aide said, "When people choose their path to walk the way they want, they should be complaining, not us I guess!" However, the movie will hit the screens this Friday (March 13). Adharvaa, Dhansika, Vedhika and others are in the cast.