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India, 2008, 117 Minute Running Time
US Premiere
Topics: Drama, Political
Program: World Cinema Now
Language: Tamil English Sub-Titles

This lush Tamil film is set in the temple town famous for its silk saris, at a time when a humble weaver could never afford the shimmering saris he produces. Vengadam is determined to wrap his daughter in silk on her wedding day, and resorts to stealing single strands of silk that he weaves in secret every night.

DIRECTOR: Priyadarshan
Producer: Shailendra Singh
Editor: Arun Kumar
Screenwriter: Priyadarshan
Cinematographer: Thiru
Music: M.G. Sreekumar
Principal Cast: Prakash Raj, Shreya Reddy
Filmography: Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007), Malamaal Weekly (2006), Garam Masala (2005), Kilukkam (1991), Poochakkoru Mookkuthi (1984)
Print Source: Spier Films

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