Baahubali Producer Shobhu Yarlagadda shares his thoughts at IFFI 2019
Eminent filmmakers Shobhu Yarlagadda and Siddarth Roy Kapur joined for a conversation on Production, Marketing, and Film distribution at the 50th edition of International Film Festival
By Aravind Peesapati, November 21, 2019 17:27 IST
The prestigious International film festival of India is currently happening at Goa. The film festival celebrates the 50th year and there are a lot of special events planned for the delegates, audiences and movie lovers.As part of several events, Baahubali producer Shobhu Yarlagadda joined Siddarth Roy Kapur from Bollywood for a conversation about filmmaking. Both are top producers in the Indian film industry and they openly spoke about a lot of things on Production, Marketing, and Distribution of Films. The event took place at Kala Academy.Sharing his thoughts, Siddarth Roy Kapur said, 'Making a film is the easiest part. When it comes to distribution, promotion, and marketing, you begin to realize that the distribution and marketing cost is more than the production'On the other side, Shobhu Yarlagadda too shared an important message to everyone who plans to venture into film production. Shobhu says, 'It's not about just making a film, there is a lot of thought process involved. If you are not willing to put equal efforts into releasing a film as much as producing a film, don't get into film production.'On the work front, Shobhu produces a series called Baahubali for Netflix.