The crowning achievement from Rajamouli, Baahubali – The Beginning created a great pre-release and post-release buzz without the need of heavy promotions for every possible reason. The movie has made the social media go gaga for weeks. It has been in news for every single thing and has promoted itself without the need of any special promotions.
Dasari About Baahubali Promotions
The movie has turned everyone associated with its stars. It has taken the fame of Telugu Cinema to new heights. Now the entire country is waiting for the release of the second part Baahubali: The Conclusion.
In an interview that Rajamouli has given after the release of the movie said that they didn’t do much of promotions for the movie and also thanked the media and fans for endlessly promoting Baahubali. He also mentioned his happiness about the movie crossing the national barriers and receiving such good reviews.
Dasari says there is a much need to promote small movies
The latest buzz is that the senior director Dasari Narayana Rao has recently participated in an audio release event of a small film Name Athadaithe where he talked about the promotions of Baabhuali. He said that Rajamouli didn’t spend a farthing on the promotions and that the movie was accepted so well by the fans, print, and electronic media.
He also said that big budget movies starring A-listers don’t need any gigantic publicity stunts whilst small films really need to be promoted more vigorously highlighting the high notes to make them reach the crowds and attain their attention. He further added that TV channels won’t be able to sustain if leaving out the movies and that it is the responsibility of the media to promote small movies on notable platforms just like they do for big ones.
Baahubali: The Conclusion is slated to release on 28th April 2017.