Palasa 1978 is one of the recent Telugu movies. The film released on March 8th in both the Telugu states. Upon the release, the film did not open to a great reception but got the critical acclaim. Thammareddy Bharadwaj, the popular filmmaker pulled the movie into a controversy. The senior producer and director lashed out at Dalits for not encouraging the film. He said that the film was made by Dalits and made for Dalits and they should encourage the film. But, the response was poor. The film is now available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video. The film streams on the digital platform from today.
Rakshit and Thiruveer played the lead roles in the film. The film traces the village politics and caste discrimination that took place in Palasa during 1978. The film unit is finally happy that it is now available on a digital platform for all those who missed it.
Sudhas Media is the production house that bankrolled Palasa 1978. Dhayan Atluri is the producer of the film while the Co-Producers of the movie are Manoj Kumar of Media 9, and AR Bellana. Karuna Kumar is the director of the movie. Raghu Kunche is the music director of the movie. Raghu Kunche also played a negative role in the film with four different getups. Arul Vincent is the man behind the camera. Senior editor Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao worked on the film. Popular filmmaker Thammareddy Bharadwaj presented the film and participated in the promotions of the movie too.