After the Baahubali franchise, there are high expectations for Prabhas’ upcoming film Saaho. Helmed by Sujeeth, the film also stars Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor. Saaho is going to be one of the best ever action dramas. The makers are leaving no stone unturned to bring the best action on the big screen. Well, it took around 100 days for the makers of the film to set one fight sequence. Cinematographer Madhie revealed that it took 100 days for the camera and stunt team to prep for a lavish fight sequence.
In an interview with Film Companion, Madhie revealed some interesting details about the film that will leave you amazed. “Working alongside Kenny Bates for a giant action sequence involved a lot of preparation and detailed planning. From camera angles, to lighting, camera placements and using different cameras for certain scenes, we have been constantly discussing, innovating and collaborating,” he said.
He also added, “My 80-member camera team along with Hollywood action choreographer Kenny Bates’ action team of over 120 people, worked side by side to plan and prep for the shoot. After that, we did a complete test shoot of camera placements, movements and angles on locations, for around 8 days. Only after the test shoot was done, did we go in for the actual action shoot involving Prabhas and others, which lasted for 20 days on live locations in Abu Dhabi.”
Saaho will bring to the big screen an ensemble star cast of Prabhas, Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Mahesh Manjrekar and Chunky Pandey.
Presented by Gulshan Kumar’s T-Series & Bhushan Kumar, a UV Creations production, ‘Saaho’ is produced by Vamsi and Pramod, Written and directed by Sujeeth, ‘Saaho’ will hit the screens next year.