Title – Halli Panchayati, Producer – Prema Yuvaraj, Direction – G Umesh, Music – Hari Kavya, Cinematography – AC Mahendran, Cast – Abhishekh, Century Gowda, Gaddappa, Geetha, Prema Yuvaraj, Gaddappa, Century Gowda and Abhishekh all three of ‘Thithi’ are in the lead roles. Yesteryears Geetha a prolific actress is in the role of a woman agriculturist. Meghana Gowda, Biryani Jayaram, Vaishnavi, Master Bhargav and others are in the cast.
This is a film made with purpose on the recent happenings in the village.The village atmosphere, culture, tradition, living condition are tucked with popular formula of commercial films by debutant director Umesh for Smt Prema Yuvaraj a producer and actor of yesteryears. Halli Panchayati boasts of ‘Thithi’ Kannada film actors Century Gowda, Gaddappa, Abhishekh and veteran actress Geetha in prominent roles – all of them have performed well and
Prema Yuvaraj in a meaningful song in the film also gathers attention. It is Vaishnavi Entertainment film that has story and screenplay by actress and producer Prema YuvarajuThe film reminds the olden day’s tradition of no police but ‘Village Head’ solving the problems of the villagers.
Many of the village squabbles are dealt in this film and given amicable solution with a message in the film. There is a lawyer who knows how to take for a ride, two veterans on Halli Katte, there is a naughty and talkative lover – the village talks about all these and create news. You go anywhere in the village finally you come to all the three. All of them unite together for a reason. What is that you have to find it in the theatres!
There is innocence, believes in the center stage of the village. How the villagers are deceived and how the village chieftain shows his power is tucked in this film. Century Gowda and Gaddappa come throughout the cinema. Their popularity is utilized for this film. The film revolves around a few incidents.
Abhi reminds his first film ‘Thithi’, veteran actress Geetha and Jayaram in the film have done justice. As a teacher in the film story writer and producer Prema Yuvaraj immaculately suits to the role. The song shot on this actress is also superb.
AC Mahendran camera is plus point of the film and the film has good background score and two lilting tunes.