Director: T. Hariharan; Writer: M.T. Vasudevan Nair; Cinematographer: Mehli Irani; Cast: Balan K. Nair, Sukumaran, Madhavi, Nagesh
Duration: 02:13:46; Aspect Ratio: 1.333:1; Hue: 9.325; Saturation: 0.169; Lightness: 0.276; Volume: 0.273; Cuts per Minute: 12.790
Summary: A bleak melodrama involving murder among circus performers. The members of a financially ailing circus troupe join a bigger circus, and find the employees exploited. Trapeze performer Janu falls for a stuntman who is also the employees’ representative in their fight for better work conditions. The stuntman is killed in a simulated accident, and his girlfriend tries to commit suicide. The plot was originally written as a short story by scenarist Vasudevan Nair. Director Hariharan was one of the most prolific in the 70s Malayalam cinema, with over 60 features since his debut, Ladies’ Hostel (1973).