“The Best Actor,” is a Kannada Cinema featured in various film festivals across India and abroad. The film with its off-beat storyline has gained entry into the prestigious” American International Golden Film Festival” which is a piece of good news for the team.The Dadasaheb Phalke-winning film has received other prestigious awards including, Rome Independent Prisma Award, Arf Berlin International Award. It won the Best Director award at the N EZ International Film Festival in Kolkata.
The original story for this movie film nominated for the prestigious award is penned by Sridhar Banavasi. Directed by Nagaraj Somayaji, the dialogues of Bhaskar Bangera has shaped the success story for the crew.
The Jury of the American International Golden Film Festival wrote to the team upon selection adding to the slew of awards and the producers were informed of the premiere to be held in October. The entire crew of “The Best Actor” and the producers look forward to a broader exposure for this experimental movie in the coming days.
The venture of Dinesh Vaidya Umparu and Sarvaswa Productions is based on the emotional turmoil of an aspiring actor and challenges faced during his journey to success.
Somayaji of ‘Sanchari Theatre’ who debuts as a director with the film has also done the screenplay. “Sanchari Vijay has played a major role, while Madhava Karkala has appearance through out the movie.
Cinematography by SK Rao, Background Score By Arjun Ramu and edited by BS Sanketh is convincing.
The movie was awarded the Dada Saheb Phalke Award for cinematography by SK Rao at the 10th Dada Phalke Film Festival in Delhi which was another feather to the cap. The short film was premiered for an audience at Banashankari in Bangalore in July.
Featured in Moving Pictures Festival in Belgaum, the N EZ International Film Festival in Kolkata, the International Film Festival in Jodhpur and the International Filmmaker Festival in London “The Best Actor” garnering wide appreciation on the International scene and is about to hit the theaters early next year.