Fototech is all set to organize the Hyderabad entertainment industry's biggest ever film and broadcast expo in Hyderabad, very soon. With technicians, promising filmmakers and others wanting to learn the nuts and bolts of technological innovations, etc., the expo is expected to attract talent and imbue the patrons with valuable learning. In this regard, the event's poster was unveiled today at an event in Hyderabad in the presence of several guests belonging to the Telugu film industry. The event was held at the Film Nagar Cultural Centre. Producer C Kalyan, actor Srikanth, Raj Kandukuri, Mamidi Harikrishna, filmmakers Neelakantha, Chandra Siddhartha, Rasool Ellore, VN Adithya, Veera Shankar, Lakshmi Bhupal, Kashi Vishwanath, Mukesh Reddy, Abhimanyu Reddy and others were the guests.
Speaking on the occasion, producer C Kalyan said, "I appreciate Veera Shankar on this occasion. His contributions are great. Both directors and producers need to have a strong grounding in technology. Veera Shankar and Abhimanyu Reddy are trying to amplify knowledge by increasing its reach as much as possible. The Producers' Council will always be there to help them."
Director Veera Shankar said, "This organization has been running the monthly magazine Fototech to inform the technicians about developments in the photography field. The knowledge has been updated regularly. The upcoming event will be huge and it presents the Telugu film industry a rare opportunity to learn and improve. I thank the elders in the industry and also Minister Srinivasa Goud garu on this occasion."
Actor Srikanth said, "The Minister has been very supportive. We need to learn about technological innovations."
Fototech President Abhimanyu Reddy said, "We want to introduce new technologies in the photography domain through the upcoming Expo. We want to make the innovations accessible to the industry here in Hyderabad without having to travel to Mumbai."
On the occasion, the list of jury members of the Chitram Cine Awards was announced.
CHITRAM CINE AWARDS JURY MEMBERS
1. A. Kodandarami Reddy
2. S. Gopal Reddy
3. MV Raghu
4. B Gopal
6. K Ravindra Babu
7. Siva Nageswara Rao
9. Chandra Siddhartha
10. Damodara Prasad
11. Lagadapati Sridhar
12. Raj Kandukuri
14. Gopi Mohan
16. Sathish Kasetty
17. Nandini Reddy
18. Anuradha umerji
20. RADHIKA LAAVU
CHITRAM NAVARASAM SHORTFILMS JURY MEMBERS
1. Goutham Raju (Senior EDITOR)
2. Rasool Ellore (Cinematographer)
3. UTHEJ (Actor)
4. Niharika Konidela (Actor & Producer)
5. Merlapaka Gandhi
6. Pawana sadineni
8. Prashant Varma
9. Rom Bhimana
10. Pradeep advaitham
11. Sunil Kashyap (Music Director)
12. Suryaprakash Joshula (Critic)
13. Muni Suresh PIllai (Film critic)
CHITRAM WEB SERIES JURY MEMBERS
1. Sai Kumar (Film Actor)
2. Vijay C Kumar (Cinematographer)
3. Venkatesh Marthand (Editor)
4. RP Patnaik (Music Director)
5. VN Aditya
6. Praveen Pudi (Editor)
7. Lakshmi Bhupala
8. Venkat Sidda Reddy
9. Rahul sankrityan
10. Sai Rajesh
11. Venkatesh Maha
12. Padmavathi Malladi