The Telugu Film Producers Council has recommended Manam and Minugurule for FFI (Film Federation of India) for the Oscar official entry.
Currently Indian Govt is scrutinising films for its official nomination at Oscars next year. More than 30 films came in front of Film Federation of India for screening.
Manam is directed by Vikram Kumar. It stars Nageswara Rao, Nagarjuna and Naga Chaitanya along with Shriya Saran and Samantha. Its ANR’s last film. While Minugurule is based on social problem film written and directed by Ayodhya Kumar Krishnamsetty it has won best children’s film award at India International Children’s Film Festival.