With a very familiar word ‘Khurchi’ as title the new film by Manu K Shettihalli came before the media. Veteran actor Doddanna released the poster of the film and wished good luck besides giving a piece of advice.
It was at the Kalavidhara Bhavana Dr Ambareesh Auditorium the title poster of ‘Kurchi’ was unveiled in the presence of Dinesh Mangaluru, KM Veeresh, director Chadrasekhar Bandiappa and other members of the film team.
Doddanna in his address recalled the services of those come from ‘Arasikere’ taluk and said the simplicity of Dr Rajakumar has to be imbibed. Do not have ego issues in mind. Working hard always pays good results. We have many examples of Darshan, Yash and others mentioned Doddanna.
According to director Manu K Shettihalli ‘Khurchi’ this is a first step of publicity of the film. I worked with Chandrasekhar Bandiappa camp for two fims. This film has some real incidents packed with politics, system, rowdism, police and different characters barge in he said. This is shot simultaneously in four languages and not like other Pan India films he says. The shoot is planned in Bengaluru, Chennai, Mumbai, Arasikere and other places. We are commencing shoot from 1st of March.
Khurchi is wanted one for everyone at different levels in life. How the title suits the film is interesting pointed director Manu. He is making two songs from music director Sridhar Kashyap and using it for publicity of the film.
As guest on the occasion Chandrasekhar Bandiappa director of ‘Rathavara, Tarakasura’ says he had seen the ability to direct films in Manu on many occasions. The right time has come he says.
Dinesh Mangaluru remembering Purandaradasa poem ‘Ellaru Maduvudu Hottegaagi….said it could be changed in this film as ‘Ellaru Maduvudu Khurchigaagi..
KM Veeresh present on this occasion blessed the team to come out with good quality film. Editor turned, hero and director Nagendra Urs disclosed that he has the ‘Khurchi’ of an actor and editor in this film.
Anil Y Kumar is making debut as producer of this Kannada film Khurchi. Shafi, Achyuth Kumar, Doddanna, Shanthi S Gowda, Dilip, Raana, Nagendra Urs, Yuvan and others are in the cast.
Pakiya Raj is man behind camera. Every shot of this film is captured four times in four languages.