Movie making is a gigantic process.
It is a combination of all my
hobbies put together and much, much
more. Art, Photography,
Cinematography, Martial Arts and
Computer Graphics knowledge was not
enough to tackle this gigantic art
To the above, I had to add the
knowledge of Cinematography,
Direction, Story Writing, Lyrics
Writing, Fights Composing, Music
Composing, Audio Recording, Editing,
Movie Special Effects, Production
Planning, Production Management etc.
The list was endless.
And top to it all, I had to
produce my first movie in a totally
new experimental medium, that is, the newly invented High-Definition
Format. This medium I opted for
because my target has always been to
find a way to produce a movie in a
minimum budget. It was one of the
biggest challenges of my life. I
took it head on.
I purchased the Pinnacle Liquid
High-Definition non linear editing
workstation in 2005 and in one month
of hard work, I mastered the basic
First Digital Censored Movie
of Andhra Pradesh, was released on
6th April 2007. Technically ,it was
a most satisfying experience of my
life when the audience felt that the
quality they were watching was no
different from 35mm format.
VEGAM was awarded the
BHARATMUNI ACADEMY award
in the category of "THE BEST
EXPERIMENTAL FEATURE FILM OF 2007"
and now, "KAROONGI TUJE KHALLAS",
presumably the first Hi-Definition
Censored Hindi feature movie, has
also been completed and is awaiting
Now I also started getting
investment offers in my movies. Sri
Rao Chalasani, who is an NRI from
Florida, has invested 50% in "KAROONGI
There was also a valuable support
in production management from Sri
V.V. Niranjan, and in the field of
computer technical support, Sri K.
Santosh Kumar input also proved to