One of the most watched and talked-about movies of 2022 is Kantara. Kantara director and actor Rishab Shetty became well-known because of the movie, which produced over Rs 400 crore globally. In addition to garnering international attention, the movie will also attempt to win a prize at the Oscars, the world’s most prestigious award show.
A brief about Hombale Productions confirms that Rishab Shetty’s Kantara sent for Oscars nomination:
Now that SS Rajamouli’s RRR has been filed for consideration in the ‘For Your Consideration’ category at the Oscars in 2023, it is official that Kantara has also made an application. Hombale Productions founder Vijay Kirgandur verified this in an exclusive interview with IndiaToday.in and stated that the team is hopeful despite having submitted the application at the last minute.
Hombale Productions’ founder Vijay Kirgandur said, “We have submitted our application for the Oscars for Kantara and are crossing our fingers while the final nominations are still pending. He said, “We hope Kantara may find a voice abroad as well. Its roots are so deep.”
Kantara was initially released in Kannada and afterward released in English, Tamil, Malayalam, and Telugu in dub versions. Rishab Shetty himself directed the action-thriller movie. Kishore, Achyuth Kumar, Sapthami Gowda, and Pramod Shetty all have significant parts in Kantara.
The sequel to Kantara is already under development. The same was earlier revealed by Rishab Shetty. Vijay from Hombale Productions added that although there is a plan for the sequel, it has not yet been considered.
Kantara movie was released on 30th September 2022.