FIRST TIME IN TOLLYWOOD –115 PRODUCERS FOR SINGLE FILM
It is an open fact that filmmaking is a big process which involves lots of money. So, big shots involved in this business. But for the time in Tollywood history middle class and high ended people combined for making a film. Yes, 115 people from different zones produced upcoming film ‘Manu’.
Coming into the news, director Phanindra Narsetti has made this film with an innovative idea of crowdfunding through facebook. This news was revealed by the team in a trailer launch event. A while ago trailer of this suspense thriller was launched and the team who participate in the event revealed interesting facts.
Film director Phanindra Narsetti said, ‘From Rs 1000 to Rs 40 Lakh, many people around 115 members have donated to Manu and turned as a producer for this film. Nobody has asked for the return of their investment. Thanks to each and every one who has contributed money for this film.’
One of the presenter Raju of Nirvana Cinemas said, ‘About a year ago, we watched the teaser of Manu and we were blown away by it. We have distributed many successful films in the overseas like ‘Arjun Reddy’, ‘Mahanati’, etc., and opined that small and good films need backing.’