The Tamil film Sethum Aayiram Pon which has been doing the rounds of film festivals for a long time is finally up for a large scale audience viewing. The movie is all set to stream on Netflix from April 1st.
Sethum Aayiram Pon is getting a direct Netflix release. The plans of the makers to have a theatrical run have gone kaput with the onset of the Covid-19 outbreak in India. With things doesn’t likely to get better anytime soon, it seems like a well-made decision.
Anand Ravichandran writes and directs the movie. It is about the love-hate relationship between the grandmother and grand-daughter in the backdrop of a village. Srilekha Rajendran and Nivedhithaa Sathish play those characters, respectively. Avinash Raghudevan and Ratha Krishnan play other crucial parts.
The makers of Sethum Aayiram Pon have been travelling to the various film festival, both locally and abroad, over the past year. The movie has received mostly favourable and appreciative word of mouth from the critics across these festivals.With Sethum Aayiram Pon all set to have a digital release soon, it will be interesting to see how the larger section of the audience reacts.