Doha: The Super-hit Konkani movie “Nirmillem Nirmonem” was screened at the Asian Town Cinema Hall, in Doha on November 29 at 4:30 PM, under the banner of Canara Konkans, Qatar (CKQ) group.
This movie is based on a unique story about the obstacles and anxieties faced by a person looking for love. It is highly recommended for youth and their parents to watch the film as it has a beautiful message for them.
The Konkani speaking population of Qatar came in big numbers to watch this super-hit movie. The theatre was nearly housefull. The show was a great success with people’s support. The NN movie screening was well-supported by Qatar’s Konkani Speaking Community (KSC) and other Mangalurean Konkani Associations such as Mangalore Cricket Club (MCC) and Mangalore Cultural Association (MCA). It was attended by the managing committee and members of these associations. In addition, this movie screening was witnessed by enthusiastic supporters such as the heads of Karnataka-based associations such as Tulu Koota Qatar (TKQ), Karnataka Sangha Qatar(KSQ) and South Kanara Muslim Welfare Association (SKMWA). The main coordinator of the screening in Qatar was Aloysius D’Souza and after the screening, he thanked all the association leaders as well as their managing committee members for their support in making the movie a success. In addition, he also expressed his gratitude for the promotional video clips circulated across WhatsApp and Facebook by Lucy Lobo Aranha/Lionnel from Kuwait, film actor Hera Pinto, Amit and Jason Menezes from Qatar. He also confirmed that, after the expenses, the remaining amount of revenue earned by the screening will be directly donated to a kidney patient as well as to help construct a house for a poor family back home.
The movie was released on August 23 in Mangaluru and has been successful in theatres across the state as well.
Directed by Melwyn Elpel and produced by Henry D’Silva, this film has received a very good response from viewers in Qatar. Santhosh, Milan Markanja, Jerald, and Rayan are the assistant directors of the film. Actors Pratap Menezes, Seema Buthello, Hera Pinto, Vinny, Ronnie Fernandes (Kuwait), Meenakshi, Hambert (Goa) and other famous personalities of the region are among the vibrant cast. Also from Qatar, the very talented actors Aloysius D’Souza & Merlyn D’Souza have acted in this movie and the people of Qatar were eagerly waiting to see their performance on the big screen for the first time. The screenplay has been written by Norbert John.