Director Anil Ravipudi opens up about those that influenced his profession, the pressures of constructing Sarileru Neekevvaru, and extra. Anil Ravipudi has joined the league of massive administrators, with 4 movies that had been enormous hits and the fifth one, Sarileru Neekevvaru, trying to comply with go well with. “There isn’t a stress on me this time, as a result of famous person Mahesh Babu is the lead actor and he has taken it from me,” says the director.
The genres of his movies have been very completely different, however the frequent issue is leisure. Sarileru Neekevvaru mixes patriotism with leisure. “Final 12 months, after I was travelling by practice, I met an Military officer on his method to Vijayawada. He was jovial and we talked all through the journey. That was my inspiration from the 20-minute practice episode,” says Anil, referring to a hilarious incident within the movie.
In line with the director, Jandhyala has been the largest inspiration in his profession. “I grew up watching Jandhyala movies. I’ve watched video cassettes of all his movies. He offered wholesome comedy. I took inspiration from him to offer leisure in all my movies,” he stated.
Acknowledging the position of Nandamuri Kalyan Ram in his profession, Anil remembers that he started his journey directing a small movie, Pataas, with Kalyan Ram. “If Kalyan Ram hadn’t supplied the movie to me, I wouldn’t be right here at this time (directing Mahesh Babu). After that, I used all of the alternatives that got here my approach. However I all the time bear in mind the start of my journey and so I can direct a small movie and in addition a giant star,” he defined.
Requested whether or not there was stress due to the delay in finalisation of the discharge dates of his movie and a rival manufacturing, he stated “Sure, there was. As a result of, if two massive movies are launched on the identical day, it’s a giant income loss for each. Now that the issue is solved, I’m relieved,” he added.
To a query concerning the competitors between the 2 movies, he stated, “It’s a wholesome competitors.” The movies are of various genres, he identified.
“Trivikram’s approach of constructing cinema and narration are fully completely different from mine. His movies have a basic contact whereas mine have mass attraction. And in the long run, folks will solely watch whichever movie is nice,” says Anil.