The news about a 19 year old boy completing the edit of the Pan Indian movie “KGF 2” and astonishing the entire Indian film industry through his sharp cuts are doing rounds ever since the film got released in Big screens. It has been reported that the teen boy impressed KGF director Prashanth Neel with one of his fan made edits of the first part and got the opportunity to edit the sequel of the movie.
Here’s how Internet has been lauding the young prodigy :
19 year old – ujwal kulkarni
editor of #KGF2
He used to edit short films & make fan edits. @prashanth_neel liked his edit of #KGF1, took him to make a teaser cut for @KGFTheFilm . Impressed by ujwal’s work, neel had put editing work of the entire movie in ujwal’s hands. pic.twitter.com/mxGYqM9oWQ
— Thyview (@Thyview) April 14, 2022
KGF 2 Editor is Just 19 Years Old
Me in 19yr old~ Creating Meme For Him pic.twitter.com/xhwTWUNXF7
— Fazilsnr (@FazSNr) April 15, 2022
19 year old kid 🙄 editor of KGF
Talents 🔥🔥🔥🔥fanmade video editor to movie editor
— CRISTIANO (@vetri_ronaldo) April 15, 2022
— DonBala Balaji (@DonBalaBalaji) April 15, 2022
“KGF Chapter 2” released in theatres across the country on 14th of April. With first part of the film being a huge success among the mainstream audience, the second part released with huge expectation level due to the trailer and other promotional videos. Originally made in Kannada, the film was dubbed and released in four other languagea.
Reports suggests that the film collected Rs. 134 crore across the country on it’s first day and became the film with highest opening post COVID 19. Having said that, the film is grabbing headlines for one more reason and it’s the 19 year old editor who got roped in to cut and paste the footages that were shot.
Named as Ujjwal Kulkarni, the young talent whose area of interest is video editing, has been editing his own version of trailers, teasers for his favourite films and uploaded them in his YouTube channel. He also made his own trailer for his favourite film “KGF” and uploaded the videos in his YouTube channel.
Reports suggests that KGF director Prashanth Neel’s wife showed him the work Ujjwal did for KGF, the first part. Impressed by the sharp cuts and intriguing transitions, Prashanth reached out to Ujjwal and offered him an opportunity to work as an editor for the sequel of the blockbuster film.
Taking it up as a challenge, Ujjwal worked hard to meet the expectation level of his director and exceeded it which is evident through the reception the film is receiving now.
Now, the fan made video Ujjwal did for KGF 1 which impressed Prashanth Neel got surfaced in Internet with fans lauding the visual treat the teen boy conceived from the clips that he got from the film.
Watch the video below :
KGF2 Editor-க்கு 19வயசு.😱😱
KGF1க்கு அவன் ரெடிபண்ண Fan Made video. 🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/dTxBuQ6SET
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