A bustling bus station and two heavy hearts; Side A masterfully captures an emotional crescendo where Rakshit Shetty’s character, Manu, drops a soul-stirring revelation to Priya, played by the elegant Rukmini Vasanth.
Diving into the nuances of this crucial sequence, Rakshit shared his experience, stating, “Even when capturing Rukmini’s reactions where I was partially visible, I was fully engrossed, giving my all. So, when my turn came, the repetition made it daunting. However, after a brief hiatus, emotions seamlessly flowed.”
This scene’s poignant intensity is a testament to its significance in Side A. As Manu’s confession echoes and Priya grapples with its implications, audiences are drawn deeper into the narrative’s core. Such defining moments exemplify the genius of both Rakshit and Rukmini, underlining why every ardent fan of Kannada cinema awaits this film with bated breath.