The 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.