‘Fidaa’ Overseas Profit Loss Statement


Sekhar Kammula’s directorial film FIDAA starring Varun Tej , debutante Sai Pallavi was released on July 21st 2017, became one of the biggest hits at the overseas Box-office. Produced by Dil Raju, Fidaa has collected $2,058,419 to become 6th highest grosser of All-time in USA. Fidaa was one of very few movies where all involved parties made good money.

Fidaa has collected a distributor share of $1,151,973 i.e. 7.37 crores INR in USA from 131 locations. From Non-USA market, it has fetched another 30 lakhs INR, to make it a total distributor share of 7.67 crores in overseas

Profit Loss Calculation:

After expenses deduction, Fidaa’s overseas share stands at 7 Crores. As the movie was sold for 4 crores , it has fetched 3 crores profit. Out of the profits, 1.25 Crores went to the distributor , remaining 1.75 crores to the local exhibitors as per the profit sharing model.

The money each group will bring home :

FIDAA had fetched  13.18 crore rupees [ $2,058,419 Gross]  as theatrical ticket sales in USA.

Here is how your ticket money had been split :

  • USA Theatres’ Cut : 6.18 Cr
  • Producer : 4 Cr
  • Distributor  : 1.25 Cr
  • Exhibitors  : 1.75 Cr

(P.S : For calculation convenience, tax component and other trivial adjustments are not accounted)

FIDAA Overseas Profit Loss break down:

Theater ChainScreens GrossDistributor Share

Others [ Locally
Owned ]



Distributor Share in USA131$2,058,419
VPF & Publicity- $100,000
USA Share ( After VPF )[ $1,051,973
] 6 Cr 73 Lakhs
Other Countries Revenue ( sold)30 Lakhs
Overseas Total Share7 Crores
Overseas Rights4 Crores
Overseas Profit/Loss3 Cr Profit

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