Telugu first netflix’s film ‘Pitta Kathalu’ will release on February 19.
First Telugu Movie On Netflix: It has been a while since Netflix has been showing India to the globe. Since the primary Netflix original ‘Sacred Games’ in 2018, annually and the month has seen a showing of Indian diversity. Shows and films commended by both international and native audiences and critically and commercially acclaimed too. Experimenting with Hindi content only, the international show-and-film streaming platform Netflix is now found to experiment with local Indian cinema having huge cinematic varieties.
Pitta Kathalu Release Date
Last year, Netflix developed to release the primary Tamil language film to step sure experimentation in the local cinema. This year, the net company seems to continue the tradition. On 20th January 2021, Netflix released the teaser of the following local-language film. This time, the language is Telugu. The teaser presents the movie as of a dramatic genre with the acting, music, graphics, lights, and cinematography seem to be perfectly in place. The 47-second short teaser introduces the four main female characters of the movie among others, in an exceedingly subtly dramatic and excellent way.
Pitta Kathalu And Paava Kadhaigal
The Tamil movie titled ‘Paava Kadhaigal’ which released last year was an anthology film. This time, the Telugu movie titled ‘Pitta Kathalu’ is additionally similarly an anthology film. ‘Pitta Kathalu’ translates for ‘short stories’ in Telugu. Moreover, This film marks the doorway of Netflix within the local Telugu cinema of India as a streaming service. As visible from the teaser and news reports, the movie comprises four short stories written by four distinct writers. The film is about for streaming on 19th February 2021.
Pitta Kathalu Cast
Concerning the manufacturers of the film, the direction responsibilities performed by four popular directors of Telugu cinema. Tharun Bhascker, B V Nandini Reddy, Nag Ashvin, and Sankalp Reddy. They need to direct the four separate sections of the anthology film. in step with IMDb, the four parts of the film are ‘Ramula’, ‘Meera’, ‘xlife’ and ‘Pinky’. the primary section is written and directed by Tharun himself. the author of ‘Meera’ is that the Indian Telly Award nominee Radhika Anand while it’s directed by BV Nandini Reddy.
The third part ‘xlife’ is directed and written both by Nag Ashwin. Lastly, ‘Pinky’ is scripted by Nanda Kishore Emani while it’s been directed by Sankalp Reddy. of these talented and popular names of the Telugu media industry have moved to make a set of short movies into a horny movie ‘Pitta Kathalu’. This film is going to be available for streaming in 190 countries on the planet.
The four main female avatars have been adorned by four leading actresses of the Indian local Telugu industry. They are Amala Paul, Shruti Haasan, Eesha Rebba, and Lakhsmi Manchu. Among the supporting cast are Ashima Narwal, Jagapathi Babu, Satyadev, Srinivas Avasarala, Saanve Megghana, and others. The film is a bi-production while the two production houses behind the venture are RSVP Movies and Flying Unicorn entertainment. The producers of the films are Ronnie Screwala and Ashi Dua Sara of the two respective production houses. The production houses of the film are the big names of the entire film industry and have produced some acclaimed films such as ‘The Sky is Pink’ (2019) and ‘Kalakaandi’ (2018).
Pitta Kathalu Teaser
The teaser has a duration of 47 seconds. It is noted that the film explores the trajectories of four bold female characters. The teaser shows the film as of an intriguing tone and also gives glimpses of the challenges, the women characters face while countering the complications and complexities of relationships and life.
The views of Makers
Director Netflix India of International Original films Srishti Behl said concerning the film, “Great stories can come from anywhere. We can’t wait for our members in India and around the world to discover these intricate, well-told stories.”
Considering the popular directors of the Telugu movie, Tharun Bhascker stated that “Pitta Kathalu is a labor of love with every story in the anthology showcasing a beautiful landscape of the country and presenting women-led role stories. Working with other extremely talented directors and incredible actors was an opportunity to cherish. Moreover, It is time for regional Indian content to shine on the global stage.” Notably, Tharun is a national award-winning director.
The director of ‘Meera’, a section of the anthology movie, while talking to the press pointed that: “Collaborating with Netflix and the accomplished cast of Pitta Kathulu has been a very rewarding experience. He supported the pushing of boundaries of storytelling.
The fourth director of the anthology movie said: “It is incredible that these stories will travel to millions of viewers globally with Netflix.” Sankalp Reddy sounded quite optimistic about the movie as he gave the idea that unique art films have also found an effective platform. In fact, He made his debut in the Indian film industry in 2017 with the movie ‘Ghazi’. The movie was a war thriller and won the best Telugu movie at the national film awards in 2018.
Mudasar Ahmed Shaikh- Liveakhbar Desk