The much talked about Kannada movie Kranthiveera Sangolli Rayanna was launched at Kalmata in in the presence of Kodi Math Swamiji, Opposition party leader Siddaramaiah, H.K. Patil, Veeranna Mathikatti and many other dignitaries. Anand Appugol’s poducer hails from Belgaum.
The mahurat shot was a conversation between Kittur Rani Channama and Sangolli Rayanna. The characters were enacted by Dr. Jayapradha (Kittur Rani) and Darshan(Sangolli Rayanna).
The entire budget might cross Rs.10 crore and there will be a Helicam used in this movie a first in Kannada films. The producer is leaving no stone unturned and is lavishly spending on the costumes and sets to get that great feel in the movie. The movie will be shot over 120 days around Belgaum and in places like Jaipur & Hyderabad.