09 July 2013
Hyderabad, 9th July, 2013: – Sekhar Kammula’s latest bilingual venture Anaamika is planned to release in Tamil and Telugu this Dussehra..The director plans on completing Anaamika by mid July and is currently filming with the cast at a fast pace across Hyderabad at real locations amidst the chaos of Murgi Market, the famous Choodi Bazaar, Sultan Bazaar, iconic Charminar and Begum Bazaar.
Anaamika marks the debut of critically acclaimed Telugu Director Sekhar Kammula in Tamil cinema. Kammula’s first film, Dollar Dreams was a critical success, and won him the National Film Award for best debutant director, he has also bagged six Andhra Pradesh state Nandi Awardsand in 2011 and was among the director's delegation to represent Indian Cinema at the Cannes Film Festival.The film’s music and background score is composed by National Award winning music director M.M Keervani, who has given chart topping tunes to over 200 films.
Excited about the project, Nayantara comments, “It’s an honor to have worked with a critically acclaimed and award winning director like Sekhar. I am thrilled to be a part of this project which gave me an opportunity to play the lead protagonist of a strong female character. With a completely new look in Anaamika I hope that the audiences would appreciate the film and my role.”
Commenting on his latest venture, Sekhar adds, “My love and passion for movie making gets bigger and better with a film like Anaamika. This adaptation in design and appearance of the characters is completely different and I hope it excites my audience. It’s always challenging to make interesting movies and Anaamika is a challenge I have thoroughly enjoyed.
Anaamika marks the debut of Viacom18 Motion pictures in Tamil and Telugu and is being produced by Endemol India, Logline Productions Pvt. Ltd and Select Media Holdings, Catch Anaamika, the thrilling bilingual adaptation this festive season at a theatre near you.