O for Oridathu

‘Oridathu’- ‘Once Upon a Place’ – written and directed by master film-maker G.Aravindan. The movie had a powerhouse star cast including Thilakan, Nedumudi Venu, Vineeth and Sreenivasan.

The story is set in a remote village in Kerala, the problems that the villagers face and the village headman’s attempts to bring electricity into the little village. Mixing satire, dark humour and portraying the harsh truth of life in rural India with ease, the movie won a number of awards and is still looked upon fondly by lovers of cinema.

Watch the movie here:

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