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'Sophiya’ ready for grand release in Dubai – Most of the tickets sold out!

Published On : 12 Jan 2018   |  Reported By : Shodhan Prasad

'Sophiya…A Dream Girl' super hit Konkani Movie produced by Janet Noronha Productions and directed by Bollywood & Bhojpuri Ace Director Harry Fernandes staring multi-lingual actress Esther Noronha, Elton Mascarenhas and Sheton Crasta is all set to hit UAE Theaters on 19th, 26th January & 2nd February, 2018 with shows across Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Musaffah, Sharjah & Al Ain.

Great preparation is going on as well-known great Philanthropist Ronald Colaco will be coming all the way from India to grace the function as Chief Guest along with Priest of St. Mary’s Church Dubai, Rev. Fr. Robert Lasrado and other Guests. Recipient of various National & International Awards, Ronald Colaco is also a Rajyotsava Awardee from Government of Karnataka for his various noble deeds. The Premier Show and inauguration will be at 1 PM on Friday the 19th January, 2018 and Lead Actress Esther Noronha will be there to greet Konkani Movie lovers along with Producer Janet Noronha. Most of the tickets are sold out and very few tickets are available on first come first basis.

Rajyotsava Awardee Ronald Colaco

Another full show of 4.00 pm in Galleria on 19th January, 2018 is being taken over by another great Philanthropist Martin Aranha of Globelink West Star Shipping Co of UAE. Martin Aranha has in the past supported various Konkani Movies and also a simple and humble personality who supports with charity quietly to various needy individuals and institutions in emergency.

Martin Aranha

Abu Dhabi Show is on 26th January, 2018 at 4 pm in WTC, NOVO Cinemas and Cynthia D’Cunha an active Konkani Theatre lover has voluntarily taken the responsibility along with Valerian Almeida of KCO Abu Dhabi and has distributed almost major portion of the tickets. Very few are left which they are sure will be delivered by end of this week.

There is a great demand to have one show in Mussafah and one show in Al Ain as the Konkani Church Group Leaders in these areas are approaching the distributors continuously. Dates of these shows are not yet finalized and will be done once Theaters are available.

Sharjah Show is on 2nd February, 2018 at 4 pm in NOVO Cinemas, Mega Mall and Cynthia Goveas another strong Konkani supporter in Sharjah has voluntarily taken over the responsibility to successfully conclude a houseful show there.

More shows are in the pipeline and will be arranged through the distributors Sandhya Creations. Any Konkani Association or persons supporting the mother tongue; willing to do a special screening can contact either the Producer or the Distributor.

Soon SOPHIYA will be moving on to Muscat, Bahrain, Kuwait & Qatar with various shows as demand has already started pouring in to Producer after the hype of the classic Konkani movie to date, has reached them.

The first ever Lady Producer of Konkani Movies, Janet Noronha is very happy to see the demand for her first ever movie in her mother tongue and is willing to do more to the community she belongs to with the success of SOPHIYA.

Multitalented daughter of Janet Noronha, the lead Actress Ester Noronha who has for her credit various successful movies in Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada, Konkani & Tulu is blessed with appreciations fall over the world or her very many dancing shows too.

Actress Esther Noronha

Collection from Israel screening of ‘Sophia’ were handed over to a humanity Trust in Udupi adding their contribution to the Society 'Sophiya' remains unique out of the many films released this year. The film being a family entertainer is being watched by women and children alike. The story received much praise from all quarters wherever released. A good message is delivered through the film to the audience with a dash of comedy.

With Lyrics by Ancy D’Souza Paladka & Harry Fernandes, Sophiya has soulful music composed by Gunwant Sen and sung by Ester Noronha, Anthony Tauro, Gunwant Sen, Dashiel Concessao & Roop Shaa. Beautiful dances were ably choreographed by Dilip Mestry. Picturesque locations were captured by Director of Photography, Shafeeq Shaikh which was crisply edited by Abhishek Maskar. Action Director Sunil Rodigues has done justice to action scenes. With the Art Direction of Wilfred Pinto the film has classic designer Suraj Ravi & Assistant Director, Roystan Balkunje in the team. The entire movie was capably handled by Production Manager, Satish Brahmavar.

For more information you may contact Shodhan Prasad of Sandhya Creations on +971 52 5569786

For Tickets Contact:-

DUBAI: Janet Noronha 056 7903418, Alwyn Pinto 050 4583930, Shodhan Prasad 052 5569786
ABU DHABI: Cynthia D’Cunha 050 4467816, Sonu Bantwal 055 7345587, Lydia 050 5710009
SHARJAH: Cynthia Goveas 050 6459054, Sandhya 050 1273781, Jyothi 050 3519432
Online booking can be done by clicking the link here:-

Click here for viewing the teaser of ‘Sophiya’

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