The cast includes Goan actors such as Rajesh R Pednekar, Salil Baban Naik, Prince Jacob, Leena Pednekar, Snehal Jog, Suvidha Torgal, Daksha Shirodkar, Leena Mashelkar, Mayuri Rivankar and special guest appearances by John D'Silva and Fermino Goes. Other artists from Goa associated with the film are art director Sushant Tari, visual effects by Atmaram Sawant and Siddhart Turi, costume designer, Deepika Korgaonkar among others.
Konkani film, 'K Sera Sera - Ghodpachem Ghoddtelem', directed by Rajeev Shinde and produced by the Goan duo of Gayatri Pednekar and Rajesh R Pednekar under the banner of de Goan Studio, is creating waves at the 15th Boston International Film Festival which is underway.
The film will be screened here on Sunday April 16, at the Broadway Pictures Entertainment Studio (BPE). The Producer of the film, Rajesh who is present at the event in Boston, received a warm welcome on the red carpet. The film that boasts of many Indian National Award winning artists in its crew is receiving critical acclaim and is being promoted through video interviews and discussions.
The film was recently declared the Indian National Film Award for the Best Regional Language Feature Film in Konkani. The award will be presented on May 3, 2017 at New Delhi. The film will be then released commercially in Goa in the first week of May.
The story, screenplay, dialogues and direction are by Rajiv Shinde, a noted Goan theatre and film director. The film was the only Konkani film that made the cut to the final list of Indian Panorama feature films screened at the 47th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in 2016. It was also selected for National and International film festivals such as Bengaluru, Chennai and Dhaka.
The plot narrates the story of two distinct individuals; one who believes in changing the circumstances with precise and definite decisions, and the other who believes in drifting with the situations and letting the circumstances decide the course of life. The film asks the question, "Do we live life, or does life live us?"
The film's cast and crew boasts of some celebrated names at the national level, including Palomi Ghosh of 'Nachom-ia Kumpasar', National Award winner Hari Nair of 'Shool' fame as the Director of Photography, Niraj Voralia of 'Vihir', 'Shwaas' and 'Valu' fame as the editor, Filmfare and two times National Award winner Bishwadeep Chatterjee, known for films like 'Parineeta', 'Piku', 'Bajirao Mastani', '3 Idiots', and 'Munnabhai MBBS' as the sound designer.