worked as Assistant Director to four time National Award Winning Director
Girish Kasarvalli on the film Gulabi Talkies. He then assisted National
award winning director Jacob Varghese on the multi award winning 15 minute
Kannada short-film 'PUTTI'. He then worked as Chief Associate to Jacob
Varghese on box office hits 'SAVARI' and 'Prithvi.' He has directed several
short films, some of which have won and featured in several international
film competitions like Frozen International Film Festival, San Francisco,
AOF International Film Festival, California and Mise-en-Scene 2011 short
film competition, Gujrat.
of the most well-known faces in Indian cinema and a legend in Kannada.
A veteran actor with a contribution of 40 years to the film industry.
His career boasts of works like "Ankur" by Shyam Benegal, the cult classic
TV series "Malgudi Days", the hilarious Ganesha series and many more such
unforgettable performances. His name is often associated with charisma
and class. We grew up on his films and have been heavily influenced by
the roles that he brought to life. His incredible versatility and repeated
success through the years have cemented his place among legends. In Godhi
Banna Sadharna Mykattu, he plays Venkob Rao, a middle class, ex BEML employee
ailing with Alzheimer's, who goes missing.
best known for Kannada films 'Simple Aagond Love Story' and 'Ulidavaru
Kandante'. 'Simple Aagond Love Story' went on to become one of the biggest
hits of the year. With the acclaimed 'Ulidavaru Kandante' Rakshit turned
director as well, and pushed the barriers of contemporary Kannada cinema.
He won the Filmfare award for Best Director for the film. In a short period
of time, he has risen to be one of the most promising stars in the Kannada
film Industry. He plays Shiva V Rao, Venkob Rao's son. An upscale investment
banker, shuttling between Mumbai and Bangalore.
actress with an inspiring rise to stardom. She started off as a background
dancer in films and is now, one of the actresses to look out for in Kannada
and Tamil film industries. After debuting in the Malayalam film 'Cinema
Company', her breakthrough performance came in the Kannada film 'Lucia'.
Her prowess as an actress has been further proved in films like 'Rhaatee'
and Tamil film 'Nerungi Va Muthamidathe'.
An actor, whose versatility is his identity. He is perhaps one of the
few contemporary artists, who is on the big screen throughout the year.
His memorable portrayal of 'Oil Kumar' in 'Aa Dinagalu' and 'Shankaranna'
in Lucia, are performances etched in audiences' minds
VASISHTA N SIMHA
upcoming actor, to whom intimidation comes with ease, given his rugged
looks and gruff voice. His breakthrough performance as the main antagonist
in 'Raja Huli', opened a flurry of opportunities. He's steadily rising,
and shows no signs of stopping.
is a graduate from the prestigious FTII Pune. He has previously worked
on several ads for brands such as Wipro, Adidas, Tata Tea, etc… He worked
as second unit cameraman to award winning cinematographer Attar Singh
Saini on Bollywood film 'Radio'. He has worked as DOP on the trilingual
film 'Homestay which is due for release.
MUSIC DIRECTOR CHARAN RAJ
Raj has dabbled in all genres of music, collaborated with artists from
Kerala and made an album called Thallam. He has programmed for films such
as Shaitan and Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal. He has programmed and sung for
the Grammy winning album Winds of Samsara apart from scoring music for
Kannada films Mandya to Mumbai, Dhalapathi, Whistle and National Award
winning Kannada film Harivu.
EDITOR SRIKANTH SHROFF
veteran in the field of editing, Srikanth has worked as an editor for
over 20 years working on several high profile documentaries for BBC and
National Geographic. He has worked on several Kannada films as well. Srikanth
started Grasshopper Productions Pvt. Ltd in 2002, a full-fledged production
& post production facility catering to the film and video fraternity.He
has received accolades nationally and internationally for documentaries,
advertisements and corporate works.