T.G. Thyagarajan a doyen of the Tamil film Industry with an illustrious filmography that include Moondram Pirai, Kizhakku Vaasal, Idhayam, Parthipan Kanavu, Emmagan is back with a complete entertainer Baana Kaathadi.
Amidst the urban jungle, where mobile gaming and play stations have become the order of the day, there are still groups of boys who entertain and get entertained playing traditional games.
Baana Kaathadi depicts the life of an urban youth who represent the lower strata of the social ladder. For him flying kite is his life. For long the uder belly of the society is pictured as a dirty eerie evil place with uninteresting people always indulging in unethical activities.
With almost 90% of the film complete, the team has just completed shooting in the International Kite Festival held at Gujarat. Its the first ever Tamil film to be shot amidst thousands of kite fliers.
Adharva – son of famed actor Murali debuts in the film. Samantha is his love interest. Samantha has already done lead roles in Moskovin Kaveri and Pookadai Ravi. Karunaas is the lead comedian while Prasanna of Anjaathey fame does a strong role.
Yuvan Shankar Raja scores the music while Suresh Urs takes care of the editing. Cinematography by Richard M Nathan while Rembon is the art director. P Rajkumar is the production Executive.
The film is being written and directed by Badri Venkatesh a product of Film and TV Institute of Tamilnadu. Badri Venkatesh has a coveted National Award for directing a short film Vidiyalai Nokki. The film is being produced by Sendhil Thyagarajan and T Arjun.