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Mangaluru: Muhurtam held for Frank Fernandes' new Konkani movie

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Mangaluru, Oct 30: Frank Fernandes, Thottam, a well-known multi-lingual cinema producer, along with his production house 'Movies International Cinema' launched his upcoming Konkani film 'Ek Aslyar Ek Na' at Holy Rosary Church, Alangar near here on October 27.

The inaugural prayer was led by Fr Basil Vas who wished the team every success. Felix D'Souza Taccode, politician, handed over the script to symobolically mark the launch of the movie.

Frank Fernandes, as he rolled the camera, assured his wholehearted support to the entire production/casting team. He also introduced the director of the movie Pradeep Barboza, the actors and the technical team who were present on the occasion. Film producer Shivanna, Praveen Thokkottu, and Rons Rodrigues from London were also present.


Production/Casting team:

Having produced movies in Kannada, Konkani and Tulu languages, 'Ferns Movies International' a tri-lingual production house is on its way to produce a high budget Konkani comedy thriller movie.

Noted dramatist Pradeep Barboza has directed the movie, written the story, script as well as the dialogues for the movie, and will also be featuring in the lead role. Multi-talented singer and anchor Priya Menezes in the female lead will also be one of the main attractions of the movie.

D Shashikumar, an acclaimed name, is the cinematographer, while Sujith Nayak the editor, and Rajesh Kudla the production manager. The movie will be co-directed by Kishore Moodbidri and Stany Bela. Wilson Kateel has penned his sentimental lyrics for the songs while Rajesh Bramhavar, Akul, Girish and team have choreographed. Mass Maada is the action director.

The movie will be shot in famous destinations including Moodbidri, Udupi, Padubidri and Madikeri. The shooting is scheduled to wind up over the next 30 days. The official release of the movie is expected to be in May 2016.

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  • Remmie, goa

    Wed, Nov 11 2015

    All D best for entire team technician, producer, actress, actor, cinematographer, musician, editor, script writer all of you
    God bless you.

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  • Joseph F. Gonsalves, Bannur, Puttur / Mangalore

    Sun, Nov 1 2015

    To succeed the movie kindly add multi lingual conversations.

    Little Tulu, Kannada, Goa konkani and Mangalorean konkani.

    So that all may enjoy a little-mittle fun of languages.

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    Sun, Nov 1 2015

    Congratulation & Wish you all the best!

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  • Clement Cardoza, Kelmbet, Dubai

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    congratulations and Best Wishes to r. Frank, Pradeep and the entire team,

    wishing you all Good luck and Great success

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  • Stephan Crasta, kasaragod/Dubai

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    Good Luck Pradeep, hope we enjoy your first Comedy family entertainer film.

    God Bless you team. !!!!

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  • Mark Denis Dsouza, Niddodi/Sharjah-U.A.E.

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    Wishing grand success for the new Konkani movie,great going Frank Fernandes,good luck Pradeep and all the artist as well as every one who involved in the project.
    Mark Denis D'souza

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    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    All the best to whole team , expecting a good quality movie.

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  • Diego Britto, Mangaluru

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    All the best dear Frank :D

    Reply Report Abuse Agree [6]

  • Kelvin Dsouza, Thottam

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    Dear Frank Fernandes, wish you a great success and a box office hit. may you reach great heights. all the best.

    Reply Report Abuse Agree [6]

  • Prakash D' Cunha, Bajpe/Ashoknagar/ Abudhabi

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    Mr. Frank & Team
    Wish you all the best & great success.May God bless you all.

    Reply Report Abuse Agree [9]

  • Lorna, Thottam/Miraroad

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    congratulations, Mr. Frank and team,

    wish you all the best and great success.

    Reply Report Abuse Agree [8]

  • Alwyn, Canadian

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    Waiting for the release of great movie.look forward to see soon

    Reply Report Abuse Agree [8]

  • Ronald Olivera, Padukone

    Sat, Oct 31 2015

    Great news. Well done Frank / Pradeep. Wish you all the success. Ronald Olivera,Padukone

    Reply Report Abuse Agree [11]

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