Calcutta’s crowded streets have been brought into Annapurna Studios of Hyderabad for Chiranjeevi’s Choodalani Vundi.
Every set was literally created on the drawing board on graph sheets rendered to scale and then painted with water colours to bring out the intent of the director and the imagination of the Art Director
From Paper to Silver Screen
“A good cine art director should be 20 percent interior decoration, 20 percent painter, 20 percent moulder and 20 percent carpenter, besides having the extra eye for the eye camera. It is not as simple as just erecting some backdrop for the hero’s duet with his lady love.” – Thota Tharrani