Dubai, Apr 20: The much talked about and yet to be released Tulu movie ‘Raj Sounds & Lights’ is all geared up for its world premiere in Dubai on April 24 at Marco Polo Hotel Ballroom, Al Muteena, Deira here.
For the first time in the history of Tulu cinema, this movie will be released across 11 countries USA, United Kingdom, UAE (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah), Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Nigeria, Zambia, Israel and 6 major cities in India Mumbai, Pune, Baroda, Mysuru, Mangaluru and Bengaluru in between May 13 to 15 in many theaters simultaneously.
The directorial Tulu film of Rahul Amin ‘Raj Sounds & Lights’ is being presented by the makers of Kannada film ‘Ondu Motteya Kathye’ and Vaibhav Flix in association with Mango Pickle Entertainment. This will be distributed overseas by Sandhya Creation Overseas Movies led by Shodhan Prasad.
The world premiere launch organizing committee has actor Vineeth Kumar, Swastik Acharya, Ashok Bailur, Girish Narayan, Deepak Kunder, Sheikh Thoufeeq and Shodhan Prasad from UAE whereas actor Roshan Shetty will be the coordinator in Bahrain, Satish Kumar Bajal of MASA will be the coordinator in Saudi Arabia, Surendra Amin and team will be the coordinator in Sultanate of Oman. Various enthusiastic Tuluvas are coordinating in other countries voluntarily.
Daijiworld will telecast the grand event live on Daijiworld TV 24x7’s Facebook and YouTube channels.
The guests of honour will include Sarvotham Shetty, president of UAE Bunts and Abu Dhabi Karnataka Sangha, Praveen Shetty, president, Karnataka NRI Forum Dubai, Lt Fen Amb Dr Frank Fernandes, businessman, chancellor general, MEA, peace ambassador & chief of mission UAE, actor Roshan Shetty from Bahrain, Satish Kumar Bajal, president of MASA, Saudi Arabia, Harish Sherigar, ACME Building Materials and producer Tulu/Kannada movies, Harish Bangera, Dubai Source Advertising and producer of Kannada movies, Dev Kumar Kambli, businessman and president Jain community, Prabhakar Suvarna, president Billawa Family Dubai, Srinivas Achar CA of Brahman Samaj, Dinesh Devadiga, president KADAM, Ramachandra Hegde of Spraytek Contracting & Coating Co, Dinesh Shetty Kottinja, Dumech Engineering and founder of Yakshagana Abhyasa Tharagathi Dubai, Hidayath Addoor, convener, Kannadiga Federation, Dubai, Gunasheel Shetty, Ace Cranes Group, Ronald Martis, businessman and producer of Tulu films, Satish Poojary, former president, Billawa Family Dubai and Sharjah Karnataka Sangha, Naveen Suvarna, Makhani Restaurant, Premjith of Tulu Paterga Tulu Oripaga, Vignesh Unadkat, HR of Thumbay Group and Satish Ullal of Billawa Family Dubai.
The world premiere launch will include a duet song and elite pass release by the guests. There will be light entertainment followed by dinner.
The movie is produced by Anand N Kumpala and co-produced by B Ashok Kumar, Seetharam Shetty, Ajay Baliga, Suhan Prasad, Pawan Kumar, Nithin Raj Shetty and Arpith Adyar. Associate producers are Swastik Acharya, Sheikh Thoufeeq and Prashant Shetty. Jithesh Kumar is the executive producer.
The story is penned by director Rahul Amin along with VJ Vineeth.
‘Raj Sound & Lights’ has music by Srajan Kumar Tonse, editing by Plangle Studio, dialogues by Girgit fame Prasanna Shetty Bailoor, stunts by Chethan D’Souza and choreography by Naveen Shetty Aryans.
The DoP is Paddayi fame Prasad P and assisted by Jacob Johnson.
The main artistes are Vineeth Kumar, Yasha Shivakumar, Arvind Bolar, Karishma Amin, Bhojaraj Vamanjoor, Naveen D Padil, Prasanna Shetty Bailur, Sandeep Shetty Maanibettu, Roopa Varkady, Mervin Shirva, Namith Kulur, and Ravi Ramjuja along with other noted actors.
The movie will be released at other places on May 20 after the world premiere shows.