The film will receive the award for Best Production Design for recreating spaces from a different era and with minute attention to detail. It will also be awarded the Best Konkani film for its nostalgic recovery of a distinctive musical legacy, as told through the rollercoaster lives of its practitioners that has remained unsung despite its influence on Bombay cinema.
Nachom-ia Kumpasar marks the feature film debut of ad film maker Bardroy Barretto. ‘Nachoaea Kumpasar’, is a story centered on the Musicians of the Golden Era of Music in Goa, it is a gripping tale of romance, a celebration of music.
Commenting on the same, Bardroy Barretto director Nachom-ia Kumpasar said; “Nachom-ia Kumpasar is a musical tribute to Goa’s unsung heroes. We tried to carry that feeling throughout this film and the team put in a lot of hard work. It is an honor to be recognized and awarded for our efforts.”
Commenting on the same the film’s producer Angelo Braganza said; “I am elated with the National award it is a token of appreciation to all the hard work we put into this film.”
Team Nachom-ia Kumpasar is very optimistic of the film doing well. They have held special screenings of the film in Goa which have received a very positive response. They are holding a screening in Mumbai on Saturday 28th March 2015. The makers of the film would want to take it to various Film Festivals and are hoping for the best.