Tamil film industry is going through a changing phase. Probably for the first time in the history of Kollywood, audience are witnessing a good number of experimental movies with commercial values. The credit should obviously go to the new breed of filmmakers for their innovative ways in story telling. Now, the latest entry into the list of the new-age filmmakers is Raaj Menon.
Raaj Menon, who is making his debut as a director in Kadavul Paathi Mrigam Paathi (KPMP), says , “The film is the outcome of camaraderie. A mid morning dream dreamt by a cluster of friends." He further adds that the pre-production work is on and the movie will start its rolling by next month. According to the director, it is an out and out action film, which will be shot in the exotic locales of Tanjore, Kumbhakonam, Vaitheeshwaran Koil, Pondicherry and Chennai.
KPMP features Aarya, Narain, Aadhi, Anoop Menon, Prakash Raj, Sampath, Santhanam, Ganja Karupp and others in the cast. Resul Pookkutty is the sound engineer, stunts choreography by Anal Arasu and Laurent Avare, Navneeth Sundar, who was an associate to musical maestro Ilayaraja and James Vasanthan is scoring the music. Cinematographer Rajeev Ravi's former assistant Pappu is making his debut as a cameraman with the film.