INR 500 Crore Film City to come up at Poonamallee, Chennai

Unnati More Feb 21, 2024 0

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister Thangam Thenarasu, on Monday, February 19, while presenting the state budget for FY2024-25, announced setting up a high-tech film city at Poonamallee, Chennai with an estimated cost of INR 500 Crore.

The ‘city of dreams’ will be developed over an anticipated 150 Acres of land parcel and will be equipped with cutting-edge technologies such as VFX and animation, LED wall facilities, and infrastructure for film shooting and post-production activities. It will be developed on a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) basis.

Also Read: Tamil Nadu Budget 2024-25: Key Highlights & Major Infra Projects

The upcoming film city will have unreal engine-powered LED walls which will help cut down the production time and cost of movies. The project is envisaged to bring back the lost glory of Chennai which was sought after by tinsel towns in the early 1900s.

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