Pallakki Radhakrishna or Radhakrishna Pallakki is now on a very strong subject of warrior of India from northern Karnataka. That is ‘Shoora Sindhoora Lakshmana’ – Kishor is in title role and it has been 12 years dream of Radhakrishna. He wanted Kichcha Sudeep to take up but it did not happen.
There is 30 minutes video on what Pallakki is doing on this film. His research work is extremely good. On Monday the sketch of Gundu of ‘Shoora Sindhoora Lakshmana’ was released.
The strongest person Sindhoora Laksmana like five men army fought tooth and nail against British rule. He disobeyed the tax imposed and became a robin hood for the people who are in distress. A film on this valiant soldier was made in 70’s as ‘Veera Sindhoora Lakshmana’ by theatre artist Gudigere Basavaraj. Now more research work has been put in, the real locations are picked for shoot, the generations are consulted for the film to give authentic information says PR.
The period of 1888 to 1922 is focused informs PR. He was not dacoit in our narration he firmly says. Manaranjane with Mana Chintane work is also in progress.
Anupam Kher is consulted for Kulkarni role that requires 13 days of shooting. Saikumar, Ravishanker, Charan Raj, Seema Biswas (of Shekar Kapoor’s ‘Bandit Queen’) are in the cast.
Shivashanker Devanahalli is investing on this film. He is an agriculturist and realtor. Gangadhar who made Pade Pade and Devanahalli Kannada films says it is his dream of 25 years to make a film with his roommate Radhakrishna Pallakki. Jaggi who plays Dundappa in this film was also on the dais.
KFCC President SA Chinne Gowda immensely appreciated the effort of making an authentic film on Sindhoora Lakshmana as chief guest on the poster launch and backgrounder to the film video presentation.