Rajeev Ravi, the National award-winning cinematographer is joining hands with young actors Asif Ali, Sunny Wayne, and Sharafudheen for the first time in his career, for the upcoming cop drama Kuttavum Shikshayum. Recently, the sources close to the project revealed some exciting details about Kuttavum Shikshayum, which is said to be based on real events.
Interestingly, the Rajeev Ravi directorial is inspired by the real jewelry robbery that happened in Kasargod district of Kerala. An investigation team from Kerala police, which consisted of 5 members had traveled to Uttar Pradesh to catch the criminals. As per the reports, Asif Ali, Sunny Wayne, Sharafudheen, Senthil Krishna, and Alencier Ley Lopez appear as the investigation team members in Kuttavum Shikshayum.
According to the sources close to the project, the Rajeev Ravi project is not an exact replication of the real-life incident but has a touch of fiction to it. However, it has been confirmed that Kuttavum Shikshayum is not a typical commercial cop movie, but is made with director-cinematographer Rajeev Ravi's signature realistic touch.
Sibi Thomas the real-life police officer who has played the role of SI Sajan Mathew in the acclaimed Fahadh Faasil-Suraj Venjaramoodu starrer Thondimuthalum Driksakhsiyum, has scripted the movie along with Sreejith Divakaran. Interestingly, Sibi Thomas, who is a Circle Inspector of Police in real life, was a part of the investigation team which solved the Kasargode jewelry robbery which has inspired the story of Kuttavum Shikshayum.
As per the reports, Asif Ali is portraying Sibi Thomas's character in the movie, while Sunny Wayne, Sharafudheen, Senthil Krishna, and Alencier Ley Lopez essay the roles of his colleagues. The cinematography of the project is handled by Thottappan fame Suresh Rajan. B Ajithkumar handles the editing. Kuttavum Shikshayum is produced by Arun Kumar VR under the banner Film Roll Productions.