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 Chain||Screens||Gross||Distributor Share|
|Others [ Locally|
|Distributor Share in USA||131||$2,058,419||$1,151,973
|VPF & Publicity||- $100,000|
|USA Share ( After VPF )||[ $1,051,973
] 6 Cr 73 Lakhs
|Other Countries Revenue ( sold)||30 Lakhs|
|Overseas Total Share||7 Crores
|Overseas Rights||4 Crores|
|Overseas Profit/Loss||3 Cr Profit|