Director Kartiki Gonsalves and Sikhya Entertainment have lately been accused of cheating by Bowman and Bailey, who rose to popularity with the Oscar-winning documentary “The Elephant Whispers.”
The Elephant Whispers is once again making headlines. Bom and Bailey have leveled significant accusations against the creators of the film because they appeared in it and told their entire narrative to the audience. They claim that they have not yet received the funds. has given an interview criticizing director Kartiki Gonsalves and Sikhya Entertainment and has asked for Rs 2 crore.
Boman and Bailey assert that they were promised a house in a copy of the legal notification that news agency PTI obtained. Added that he would offer a car and sufficient financial support. How much money the creators had was not specified, yet
to make payment is requested. He simply stated that he will donate a portion of any benefits that may be offered.
did not receive the government-granted money
The court notice also claims that the pair received a ton of exposure after being introduced as “real heroes” in front of lawmakers and actors. However, the producers pocketed whatever financial support they received from the Chief Minister and Prime Minister of Tamil Nadu. Bowman and Bailey weren’t even questioned. The Tamil Nadu government reportedly announced awards of Rs 1 lakh for the couple and Rs 1 crore for Kartiki.
Bailey and Bowman are refuse to talk
After then, when “PTI” tried to get in touch with Boman and Bailey, they claimed that they had been told not to discuss the subject any further. He should do as his attorney has instructed. The couple had contacted them through a law company, according to Chennai-based social activist and attorney Praveen Raj, who has known them for decades.
Demanded: Rs. 2 crore
To the creators, Bomman and Bailey have sent a legal notification. For Rs. in compensation, there has been a demand. The legal warning was sent to the news organization PTI. According to the notice, the film’s creators received all of the financial rewards while the couple was depicted as genuine heroes on the one hand.
Makers released a statement.
Filmmakers have reacted to the accusations of Bomman and Bailey. In a statement, he claimed that “the primary objective of creating The Elephant Whispers was to raise awareness about the conservation of elephants. Additionally, the efforts of Bowman, Bailey, and the Forest Department were to be demonstrated. All assertions are untrue. Everyone who helped to bring this narrative to life has our utmost respect.
Not permitted to touch the Award
The couple was unhappy with how their actions had altered as a result of the movie’s success. He played a significant part in the documentary Aboriginal Incognito, but he was not permitted to touch the Oscar during his ceremony. We didn’t have enough money to return to our home in the Nilgiris after traveling from Mumbai to Coimbatore. When we asked him for money to travel, he replied that he did not have any money but would soon make arrangements. When he investigated the bank account, only Rs. 60 were discovered, despite Kartiki’s claims that he had provided his money.