function of Anand was held at Hotel Viceroy Convention
Hall on Saturday's evening (10th July). Veturi - great
Telugu film lyricist of all the time - is invited
as the chief guest. This film is being produced and
directed by National awarding winning director Sekhar
Kammula (Dollar Dreams fame). Raja and Kamalinee Mukherjee)
play main leads in Anand (manchi coffee lanti cinema).
an emotionally appealing genuine presentation, director
Sekhar said that Anand film deals about small things
in life that gives us tremendous satisfaction. He
conceptualized this script 9 years back and had been
waiting for the right producer. In this long journey
he met with many ups and downs and finally decided
to produce this film in association NFDC (National
Film Development Corporation). This film is a commercial
romantic comedy. Four years back he made a cross-over
film titled 'Dollar dreams'.
lyricist Veturi penned all the lyrics for this film.
He said that the teluguness in Telugu movies and music
is dying over a period of time. Filmmakers like Sekhar
Kammula are making earnest attempts bring it back.
Veturi opined that 'Anand' is a good healthy film
and films like these should become hit for Telugu
film industry to attain some soul.
director Radha Krishnan has been practicing and teaching
classical music for the past 10 years. He thanked
Sekhar Kammula for giving debut opportunity and a
chance to work with a lyricist like Veturi.
Raja said that it is a lifetime opportunity for him
to work for such a brilliant film like Anand. Debutant
actress Kamalinee Mukherjee said that Anand film and
music are beautiful. She hopes that this film would
become a big commercial success.
music bought the audio rights. Anish compared this