Kantara movie fame Rishab Shetty requests OTT platforms to show Kannada movies as well. Famous superstar Rishabh Shetty was recently seen at the 54th International Film Festival of India.
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Rishab Shetty Requests OTT Platforms To Show Kannada Movies
Rishabh Shetty criticized OTT platforms in an interview at the International Film Festival of India. He said that OTT platforms are not recognizing Kannada movies at all.
He said that in a pandemic like COVID-19, where movies were not being released in theaters at all, OTT platforms were showing movies on their platforms.
The industry benefited a lot from the convenience of this OTT platform, but there was one industry that did not benefit at all from this initiative of OTT platforms and that was the Kannada film industry.
Expanding his point, Rishabh Shetty said that actually, we wanted OTT platforms to purchase the films being made in the Kannada film industry and show them on their platforms.
However, the OTT platforms were not showing any interest in the movies made in the Kannada film industry and were saying that actually, the Kannada movie industry region does not have that many subscribers.
He said that showing the movies on their platform after purchasing them may cause a loss.
Rishabh Shetty said that there was no possibility of loss because the film could have been shown dubbed in Hindi and other languages but OTT platforms did not show any interest in Kannada movies.
Rohit Shetty, from this big platform of the International Film Festival of India, requested the OTT platforms to give importance to the Kannada film industry.
He requests to show Kannada movies on their platform because here too, movies are being made with a lot of hard work and good movies. Is being made.
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