Putham Pudhu Kaalai: Amazon Prime Video’s original anthology set in lockdown

Amazon Prime Video has released the trailer for an original anthology titled, Putham Pudhu Kaalai. The film will feature five stories from five of the most celebrated directors in Tamil cinema – Sudha Kongara, Gautham Menon, Suhasini Mani Ratnam, Rajiv Menon, and Karthik Subbaraj.

The trailer was launched by Indian musical maestro, A.R. Rahman:

This is Amazon Prime Video’s first Tamil anthology film. According to the official description:

“Putham Pudhu Kaalai features stories of love, new beginnings, second chances, and a glimmer of hope – set and filmed in the times of the COVID-19 lockdown.”

The two minute trailer showcases different aspects of various relationships during the 21 day initial lockdown announced earlier this year. It will probably touch upon the human aspect of such a pandemic with respect to the various characters and scenarios.

The film has an elaborate star cast featuring Jayaram, Oorvasi ,Kalidas Jayaram, Kalyani Priyadarshan, M S Baaskar, Ritu Varma, Shruti Haasan, Suhasini Mani Ratnam, Anu Hasan, Kathadi Ramamurthy, Komalam Charuhasan, Andrea Jeremiah, Gurucharan C, Leela Samson, Simha, Sharath Ravi, K Muthukumar.

Putham Pudhu Kaalai premieres worldwide on October 16 on Amazon Prime Video.

Check out the trailer here:

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