Hi All, Recently we Watched a cute short film Fidaa, We Fell Love with That film right? Today We Are with That Fidaa Director Maggi Yodha in part of our shortfilm interviews. Lets know about him and how he is able do well in industry.
Filmoya :Hi Maggi How are you?
Maggi Yodha: I am fine Thank you.
Filmoya :Firstly I congratulate for your short film Fidaa, which is really a good work with a valuable message.
Maggi Yodha: Thank you, I am so happy that you people liked my work.
Filmoya :Now we want to know some of the things about you and also your suggestions for upcoming Artists.
Maggi: Oh sure. I am glad to here that.
Q) Tell us about yourself and your family?
I am here because of my family. They respected and encouraged me when I choose films as my career.
Q) How did you get interest on films?
From the very beginning I was interested towards movies, even my school teacher D.P. pathi sir also understood it and encouraged me towards stage and drama
Q) what was your experience on your first short film?
"YES I KILLED MY FATHER" was my first short film, it has not seen the light yet, Jabardast Get up Srinivas and Sudugali Sudheer who were my roommates and friends acted in that. Then, I made a music video with upcoming music director SAMEER KANNU in Hindi and Telugu. It brought me good name
Q)Till now how many short films have you done and few words about those works?
I did so many short films, so no count. for every short film or album my efforts are always same. And I choose my team, from artists to Dop to editor... every technician I choose of my choice. Film making is a team game not a one man show. PELLICHUPULU is my favorite in my list.
Q) What are your upcoming projects?
My next project is, Iam writing script for a well known tollywood hero, it's almost done. so let's see what happens
Q)Who is your inspiration? For which film have you got inspired at which point?
My inspiration: V.V.VINAYAK sir & SANJAY LEELA BANSALI with whom I have worked with, I learnt so many things from my GURU VINAYAK...you can see his shadows in my screenplay and my framing sense is from BANSALI sir
Q) For which projects did you work with V.V.Vinayak Sir?
BADRINATH . But my relationship with Vinayak sir is continuing... I always meet him
Q) What is the difference you have seen in you between your first film and the projects which you are doing now?
The difference between my first film to now is,I became very strong in writing, you can see there won't be single useless scene or shot. I got a very good sense in editing, thanks to FINETUNES.(where i did my editing course)
Q)Now a days everyone is choosing stories based on love what is your opinion on that?
Yes everyone is choosing love as their subject for short films: the logic is simple boss "WHEN LOVE CAN RUN THIS WORLD, WHY NOT A SHORT FILM?" hahaha just kidding, love is the emotion we Indians are deeply connected than any other emotion like violence or something.
Q)Have you ever experienced partiality in the industry?
Q) As a Director What do You Expect from Actors?
I expect punctuality from actors, because producer investing money for every sec for the location. So I am very strict in the matter of time maintaining
Q)What qualities does new upcoming artists should have to achieve their goal?
If anyone want to make a short film, he does have nothing expect a script in his hand and a good production house like INDIAGLITZ TELUGU. Because Mr. SURENDRA NAIDU will provide you everything for the script
Q) What are your Future plans?
Future plan is, to direct a movie as soon as possible. Few discussions are on process, let’s wait and see.
Thank you Maggi Yodha for spending your time on our interview we wish you good luck and success ahead.