Revathy S. Varma's debut in Malayalam
NR [ Wed, Jul 4, 2012 ]
- Cochin, July4(NR): Revathy S Varma is a well-known ad filmmaker who is debuting in Malayalam movie industry with 'Maad Dad'. She has done almost 150 Ad films in various languages. Malabar Gold, VKC and Happy are some of them. In National level she directed Ad films with Amithab Bachan, Sharukh Khan and some of other Bollywood celebrities.
Tamil movie, 'June R' was her first movie. Surya, Jyothika and Khushbu did the lead. She also directed a Sinhala movie and three Telugu movies. She is on her way to direct a Bollywood movie 'AAP KE LIYE HUM '. R. Madhavan, Jaya Bachan, Ayisha Takia, Raveena Tandon and Midhun Chakraborthy are starring in this film.
'Maad Dad' deals with the deep relationship between a father and his daughter. Lal and Nazriya play the roles respectively. To a question whether Revathi has adapted her biographic element in this regard, the young director replies to a leading weekly as:
"For me, the relationship between a father and her daughter is the intimacy between me and my grandfather. I wish to portray that sequence, and the relationship is established in the best manner. My grandfather was my best friend. I try to include that experience in the movie".
This brilliant filmmaker gives preference to the mindset of the viewers. In her words, viewers wish to see the best in the movies. Revathi gives a good reason for her late entry in the field of Malayalam movie industry. She says, she would like to present a strong and valid theme to compete among the established young directors of Malayalam Cinema.
Her upcoming project, 'Maad Dad' revolves around an eccentric fellow named Palachuvattil Geevarghese Kuriakose Esso and his family. He is a loving husband and a dad. He has passion for music, but people never considered him a serious musician. Lal plays the role of Kuriakose and Meghna Raj as his wife Anuradha. Nazriya dons the role of their daughter Mariyam.
Revathi S. Varma has penned the screen play, story and dialogue for 'Maad Dad'. Pradeep Nair will crank the camera. Alex Paul has scored the music for the lyrics penned by Revathi and Santhosh Varma. P.N. Venu Gopal is producing the movie under the banner of P.N.V. Associates.