Daijiworld Media Network - Mumbai/Mangaluru
Mumbai/ Mangaluru, Jan 6 : Henry D'Silva's much-awaited 'Noshibacho Khell', touted to be a trendsetter in Konkani filmdom, has completed its shooting and is expected to hit the screens in the next two months. The shooting was wrapped up during the second week of December in Mumbai Film City.
"We are proud to announce that we had a very successful final round of shooting at the prestigious Mumbai Film City. It was a great experience for all of us in the team. We expect the release of the movie in the month of March, but before that, we are planning to release the music album in Mangaluru on January 25," said Henry D'Silva, the producer.
"After completing about 70% of the shooting in Barkur and Mangaluru surroundings, we had some sessions of shooting in Mumbai," he added.
The 'Sajan' fame Bollywood director Lawrence D'Souza visited the Mumbai film shoot and gave some valuable tips to the actors. "His presence gave us a lot of encouragement," says Henry.
Apart from Film City, shooting also took place in and around Bhajan Lal Studio, Naigoan East, Palloti Church compund, Marol, Chira Bazzar, JB Nagar, and Nandanvan Studio, Madh Island.
Harry Fernandes, noted Bollywood-Bhojpuri movie director, who is directing this movie expressed complete satisfaction over the way the film has turned out.
"It is a great experience for all of us. The experienced and new talents blended well in their roles and I must tell you, everyone has done a fantastic job," he said.
Eric Ozario has written and composed the title song for the movie. Noted Konkani composer Wilson Olivera has also written the lyrics and composed music for some of the songs. A special attraction are a couple of songs dubbed from Marathi albums, which will set a new trend in Konkani film music. Victor Concessao has also penned some lyrics for this movie, says Harry Fernandes.
Elton Mascarenhas, choeographer of Nach Baliye fame plays lead role, opposite Ester Noronha and Ranjitha Lewis. Goan star actor Prince Jacob plays a key role in this movie. Clenvin Fernandes, Alwyn Andrade, Sujatha Andrade, Stany Alvares, Arun Raj Rodrigues and others also feature in the movie.
Producer Henry D'Silva said that the movie is expected to premiere in several Gulf and Europe countries, as several individuals from the UK, Germany, Canada, USA, and the Gulf countries contacted him for details after daijiworld carried a detailed report on the movie last month. There is enquiry from Israel too, he said.
"We are excited about creating a new record in Konkani filmdom, as hardly any Mangalurean Konkani movie has been screened in those countries," he said.
Daijworld is the official media partner for the movie.
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