Yesterday we had Sri Chandra Bose, Oscar winning lyricist of “Naatu Naatu” song, who gave an emotional speech highlighting his amazing journey from a small village in Warangal district (Telangana) to writing Naatu Naatu song. He mentioned he has written that song in 45 minutes but it took 36 iterations, based on his childhood / village influences .. Oscar presentation details too.
Sri Venu Yeldandi director of superhit film “Balagam” talked about his movie, which is shot near Jagityal (Telangana).. what it takes to have awonderful family bonding.
Sri Raj Rachakonda, Dallas resident, director of Telugu movie “Mallesham” : A self-trained Indian inventor creates a weaving process ,very close to Sircilla weavers .. talked how Chandra Bose offered to write songs for his film at the half rate to encourage small budget film aand influence of “ Daasi “ film.
Chandra Bose Oscar winner wrote for Raj movie “Mallesham” and Gulzar for another Oscar winner did for his new film “8 AM Metro” Luckily all 3 people who had big hits from a new state Telangana, have proved that every one has potential to raise above their own small backgrounds to bigger stage in this world.
This event wouldn’t have happened without the help of Mr.Raj Anandeshi MATA (Mana American Telugu Association) Dallas Chapter Leader.