Shambhu Purushothaman is all set to make his debut as a director with the movie Vedivazhipadu. Indrajith, Murali Gopy, Mythili and Anusree play lead roles in this movie. Arun Kumar Aravind, director of One By Two is the producer of the movie. The main highlight of the film is that the movie has no songs in it.
According to the director, he says that he aspired to become a director from his childhood and to make his dream come true, he joins the Sathyajit Ray Film Institute in Kolkata to learn screenplay writing and direction. He then came back to Thiruvananthapuram and decided to make a movie and was ready with the script.
Shambhu approached Murali Gopy with the script and asked him if he could do a lead role in his film. After reading the script, Murali showed it to his friend Arun Kumar Aravind, who agreed to produce the film. Indrajith agreed to play one of lead roles in the film, and thus Vedivazhipadu began its shooting.
Vedivazhipadu tells the story that happens in the city of Thiruvananthapuram in 24 hours, from 3 pm one day to 3 pm next day. The story is being told in the backdrop of the famous Aattukal Pongala. The director has used a simple, straight forward and linear narrative as he thinks that an interesting incident can make a good film.
Other cast include Saiju Kurup, Anumol and Sreejith Ravi. The movie is produced under the banner of Karmayug Movies.