Imphal: The Yaipha Thouni Thouram (blessing ceremony) of Manipuri film “PU-WA: The Golden Biblion” was held with blessings bestowed upon the cast and crew at The Yumlak at Taothong Apheiba on Wednesday.
The film features an ensemble cast, including Oli Diuzharden (Russian), Mariia Gruzintceva (Russian), Ariel Kambale (South African), Maneesida Hatthakij (Thai), Kaiku, and Edhou, with Joychand Moirangthem serving as the director.
The film is an upcoming masterpiece that will showcase the importance of the historical book “Puya” in Manipuri culture. The “Puya” is an essential and revered text that has played a vital role in shaping the cultural identity of Manipur.
“PU-WA: The Golden Biblion” is being produced by RD Group and Pakhangba Films & Entertainment and will pay tribute to this rich cultural heritage of Manipur. The screenplay is by Khorjei Laang, and the story is by Poireinganbi Chanu, Dr. Atom Sunil Singh and Joychand Moirangthem, with Chief Consultant Thokchom Thoiba and Chungkham Sunilkumar, Thang Ta Expert.
Sanjoy Chingangbam (DOP), Inaocha Khundrakpam (Editor), Birjit Ahanthem (Executive Producer), Ronaldo Mutum (Co-producer), Francesco Tresca (Composer), and Romi Lamabam (Sound recordist) are among the talented cast and crew.
“PU-WA: The Golden Biblion” is set to be a groundbreaking film of Hollywood-level production quality, utilizing advanced equipment and cutting-edge technology. It will be the first of its kind in Northeast India and will be distributed throughout Southeast Asia and other parts of the world. The film’s innovative approach to storytelling and its visual tribute to Manipur’s cultural heritage are sure to captivate audiences worldwide.
We look forward to its release and congratulate the team behind it on their impressive achievement. It will not only be a visual treat for the audience but also help in preserving Manipur’s cultural heritage for future generations. This film will take the importance of the “Puya” to a global audience, highlighting the unique features of the text and its significant role in shaping the society of Manipur.
Pakhangba Films & Entertainment congratulated the cast and crew of “PU-WA: The Golden Biblion” on this momentous occasion and wished them all the best as they continue their journey in producing this incredible film.
May the blessings of the Yaipha Thouni Thouram ceremony bring success and prosperity to their efforts, and may their film inspire a deeper appreciation and understanding of Manipuri culture, it prayed.