Such is the crossover between movie and TV that “Vadhandhi – The Fable of Velonie” is barely the most recent streaming collection to search out itself a outstanding slot at a significant movie competition.
The eight-part Tamil-language crime thriller will add to Amazon Prime Video from Dec. 2. However the Worldwide Movie Pageant of India will first give a particular edit of the present a cinema screening on Nov 27.
With a title meaning ‘rumors’ in English, the collection is about in a small city the place nothing is sort of because it appears. The main focus is on Velonie, a phenomenal debutante (portrayed by newcomer Sanjana) who’s advanced and mysterious and whose again story is murky. Vivek, a cop (portrayed by multihyphenate S.J. Suryah), who’s each troubled and decided, is on her case making an attempt to penetrate by the layers of the city, his suspect and himself. It’s not clear that he’ll be capable to construct a case, whether or not he’ll determine the true offender or whether or not he’ll be capable to overcome his personal obsessions or give you the chance to take action with out destroying his circle of relatives.
Laila, M. Nasser, Vivek Prasanna, Kumaran and Smruthi Venkat have pivotal roles and head the rest of the ensemble solid.
The present is produced by writer-director pair Pushkar and Gayatri below their Wallwatcher Movies banner and was created by Andrew Louis. Amazon will current it in Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada language variations.
Louis and Suryah have had an extended and shut working relationship, with Suryah having labored as Louis’s assistant director for the seven years previous to him taking over the performing lead in ‘Vadhandhi.”
“I’ve performed a cop earlier in my profession, however my character Vivek is phenomenal. The way in which this case and story consumes him, I discover myself fascinated and on the similar time anxious for him,” mentioned Suryah.
“Crime as a style is one thing that brings out the artwork of storytelling in its most uncooked and pure kind. With ‘Vadhandhi – The Fable of Velonie,’ our intent is to utterly seize the audiences’ creativeness, and query societal biases,” mentioned Pushkar and Gayatri in a press release forward of the screening.
The pair have a stellar observe document together with creating the “Suzhal – The Vortex” collection and the lately launched Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan-starring
movie “Vikram Vedha.”