Pyramid Saimira to produce 52 films this year
Pyramid Saimira Production International Limited, the production arm of Pyramid Saimira Group, has announced that it will be producing a total of 52 films this year. The Company has already completed 6 films in various languages and more than 7 films are under production in various languages. Apart from the film production, the Company also is engaged in producing content for Television and other modes. It has currently more than three hours of TV content production per day. Towards this, the Company announced the production of the first ten Tamil films this fiscal year, thereby becoming the first production house in the world to commence the production of ten movies on one day. The Company will invest around Rs. 35 - 40 crores towards the production of these ten films.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. P S Saminathan, Managing Director, Pyramid Saimira Group said, "Pyramid Saimira believes in scale and speed of execution. Production business however requires much higher level of creativity compared to other segments like exhibition and distribution. The Company has created a huge eco system for production, creates process to flower creativity and has laid the foundation to become one of the largest production houses in the world both in numbers as well as in quality. We always believed Indian talent has the capacity to be the content providers to the world and with proper high technology inputs, structured production methodology and empowerment to create people, India could be a power house of content to the world. These ten films will be produced through ten experienced producers with highly structured methodology and inputs from Pyramid Saimira Group making it a perfect marriage between creativity, structure and process".
Further speaking at the occasion, Mr. K. S Srinivasan, Director, Pyramid Saimira Production International Limited said, "Pyramid Saimira Group will produce 24 Tamil films under this method of partnership with highly creative and experienced producers, will also seed new talents and also foster high amount of creative risk taking ability so that different kinds of films and genre are made available to the whole some family under one banner".
Some of the producers that Pyramid Saimira Production International Limited will work with include Mr. Kovai Thambi, Mr. Amudha Durairaj, Mr. Sangili Murugan, Mr. Ramanathan, Mr. Karumari Kandasamy, Mr. Ramasubbiah, Mr. Azhagan Tamizhmani, Mr. K. Balu, Mr. K. Rajan, Mr. Radharavi and Mr. A.K. Vishnuram
The function to announce the same was held at Lady Andal School, Chennai. The function was attended by some of the most popular names in the Tamil film industry, including Mr. Ramnarayanan, President, Tamil Film Producers Council; Mr. K. R. G., President, South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce; Mr. R. Sarath Kumar, President South Indian Artists Association; Mr. S. A. Chandrasekar, President, Film Directors Association; Mr. Annamalai & Mr. Abirami Ramanathan, Presidents, Tamil Nadu Theatre Owners Association; Mr. Vijayan, President, Film Employees Federation of South India and Mr. Francis, President, Tamil Nadu Film Distributors Association.