forthcoming Mussanje Gelathi is sure to create some hot
debates for it handles a brittle and sensitive subject of an older
man falling for a much younger girl. An elderly college professor
falls in love with his young student, creating confusion and
dilemmas for both. Eventually, the professor realizes his folly and
the film ends on a positive note.
What makes the film more interesting apart from the storyline is
that the role of the professor and student are played by a
real-life father and daughter. Yes, Srinivas is playing the
professor and his daughter Shalini plays the student with whom the
professor falls in love. The film is written, produced and directed
by Srinivas; dialogues are by Sushma Bhradwa, a final year
engineering student who has acted in TV serials.
The talkie portions is completed and there two songs yet to be
canned. Navanitha Srinivas, Ganasri, Maina Chandru, Jadhav, Suma
Rao, Vanishri are in the supporting cast.