Kannada film festival in Chennai from July 28 to 31, as part of its plan to take the best of Kannada cinema, both critically acclaimed ones and box office hits, Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy (KCA) will host for 4 days — to make better of both Kannada and non-Kannada audience. Twelve Kannada films, including National Award winning Thithi, critically acclaimed films U-Turn, Karva, Shivalinga, Rangi Taranga, First Rank Raju, Ishtakaamya will be screened at Russian Centre for Science and Culture for free. In association with the Directorate of Film Festivals, KCA held a 4 days festival of this kind at Siri Fort in Delhi. The upcoming Kannada cinema festival in Chennai will be held in association with the South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce, Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce, Artists’ and Directors’ Associations of Tamil Cinema, revealed Babu.
Supporting Actors including, Suhasini Maniratnam, Prakash Raj, Arjun Sarja, Sharathkumar, Raadhika, Nasser, Khushboo, Kishore, who are active in both Kannada and Tamil film industries have taken great interest in holding the festival. They have also played an active role in hosting this film festival.