During a recent interaction with a leading news agency, filmmaker Vamsi Paidipally opened up about winning a Filmfare award for ‘Oopiri’ and said that it made him feel special.
“Even though I have been nominated for Filmfare in the past, winning it for ‘Oopiri’, a film that’s very close to my heart, made this award very special. It’s a good feeling to bring a lady (Filmfare statute) home,” he added
Moreover, he stated that ‘Oopiri’ is one of the most important films of his career and has had a tremendous impact on his life. According to him, it helped him earn respect from all quarters and made him a more responsible person.
“It changed me as a filmmaker and made me more responsible. It earned me immense respect from various quarters. Some of the messages and calls I received post the film’s release made me very emotional,” the filmmaker said.
He went on to add that ‘Oopiri’ helped him discover his inner happiness.
“The way I see life has changed. A lot of people struggle to find their inner happiness, despite being successful. Oopiri helped me discover my inner happiness,” he added.
In case you did not know, ‘Oopiri’ was touted to be a comedy-drama and hit screens last year. Revolving around the relationship between a physically-challenged millionaire and his caretaker, it featured Nagarjuna and Karthi in the lead. So have you seen ‘Oopiri’? Did you like it? Tell us in the space below.