India’s largest homegrown video streaming platform and multilingual storyteller, is now streaming socio-political drama – ‘Vidudhala – Part 1’ in Telugu. Starring Vijay Sethupathi, Soori, Bhavani Sre, Gautham Vasudev Menon, Rajiv Menon, Chethan, and others, the film’s theatrical version is available in Telugu. The Director’s cut version of Vidudhala will start streaming on May 26th on ZEE5.
The plot explores how the black and white sense of justice of Kumarasen, and his emotional connect with a local indigenous girl Thamizharasi / Papa (Bhavani Sre) allows Perumal to evade captivity.
Vidudhala questions the ethics behind police brutality in the most uncomfortable, unflinching fashion. Apart from throwing the spotlight on police brutality, the story also discusses the state of politics in Tamil Nadu in the 1990s.
Vidudhala Part 1 focuses on Kumarsan’s loss of innocence, from an obedient government servant to someone who is being forced to question the system he was devoted to.