Kannada blockbuster film Kantara is said to release on OTT platform Amazon Prime Video on November 24.
One of the most talked about films of the year- Kantara is expected to make its OTT debut this month. The film has received lots of appreciation from the Kannada and Hindi speaking audiences. And now people are eagerly waiting for the film to release on the OTT platform so that they can watch it online whenever they want. Though there is no official confirmation on the same, however, as per reports, the Kannada blockbuster Kantara can be released on November 24 on Amazon Prime Video. Here are the details you need to know.
Kantara OTT release date
After getting humongous success at the box office, Rishab Shetty’s Kannada blockbuster is expected to release on Amazon Prime on November 24. However, it can be noted that there is no official confirmation about the same. Once the OTT release date of Kantara is confirmed, people will be able to watch the blockbuster thriller film at the comfort of their home. All you need to have is an internet connection and Amazon Prime subscription.
Kantara story line
Set in the fictional village of Dakshina Kannada, Kantara follows a Kambala champion, played by Shetty, who comes to loggerheads with an upright forest range officer named Murali, who is played by Kishore. Kambala is an annual race that is held from November to March in coastal Karnataka, in which a jockey drives a pair of buffaloes, tied to the plough, through parallel muddy tracks. The film also hit the headlines over the tribal tradition of Bhoota Kola and Shetty’s subsequent statements around it.
Bhoota Kola is a ritual performance where local spirits or deities are worshipped. It is believed that the person performing the ritual turns himself in as God at the moment and listens to people’s grievances and provides answers.
It can be known that the film was released in the Kannada version on September 30 followed by the release in Hindi version on October 14. As already stated Rishab Shetty is the director and writer of the film and has even acted in it. Other than Shetty, Kishore Kumar G and Sapthami Gowda, can be seen playing key roles in the film.