Audio of AM Ratnam's latest offing 'Nee Manasu Naaku
Telusu' (NMNT) was released in a grand style at a
function arranged in Sandhya 35mm on 2nd November
2003. The guests who came to the occasion were VV
Vinayak, Allu Arvind, YVS Chowdary, Reema Sen, Anitha,
Sonia Agarwal, SP Charan, Sri Raghava, financier Satya
Rammurthy, Sadanand and Suman Shetty.
Rathnam said that he opposed when his son said that
he would approach AR Rehman for music because Rehman
takes lots of time to compose music. But Jothy Krishna
was persistent on taking Rehman as music director.
AM Rathnam said that Rehman would take more time to
give great music. He said that extracting music from
Rehman is not easy. Only directors of Shankar, Mani
Rathnam, Ram Gopal Varma and Subhash Ghai caliber
could extract right music from him. AM Rathnam said
that AM Jothy Krishna is the youngest director (age
is 20 years) in India.
said that AR Rehman is the inspiration behind him
accepting this film as Tarun's lifetime ambition is
to work with Rehman.
said that she is currently doing a film with Pawan
Kalyan as hero. She also complimented that Tarun is
a comedian (it means that Tarun has great sense of
humor). She said that she had a ball while working
for this film.
2003 is a significant year for AM Rathnam. He produced
4 films each in Telugu and Tamil. AM Rathnam said
that Ganesh - cinematographer - is a great technician.
He worked for the 4 square advertisement in the past.
projected a theatrical trailer and two full songs
from the film on 35mm screen of Sandhya theater.
watching the songs, Allu Arvind said that he felt
very glad. He also said that by projecting the songs,
AM Ratnam proved how far he is ahead from the standards
of moviemaking in Telugu.
Chowdary said that he is feeling jealous of Jothy
Krishna after watching how he canned the songs. He
also liked the experimental style of AM Rathnam in
Vinayak said that he felt the songs are so rich in
visuals that it needs double the screen size to justify
it. He said that it was Jothy Krishna who conceived
the scene of showing age difference for Ramya Krishna
character in Padayappa film.
title 'Nee Manasu Naaku Telusu' is having the caption
'Strictly for Uth'.
and Udayabhanu anchored the event. Udayabhanu turned
out to be center of attraction for the entire show.