Director Arvind Kamath says his newest Kannada launch Arishadvarga has tried to deal with related points like misogyny, sexual deprivation, male prostitution and infertility that are hardly ever touched upon in mainstream cinema.
The movie, which had its world premiere at London Indian Film Festival in June 2019 and adopted by its Asian premiere at Singapore South Asian International Film Festival, launched in cinemas on Friday.
As per an announcement launched by the makers, the movie is a character-driven thriller thriller. It follows the lifetime of an aspiring actor who doubles as an novice gigolo. The actor unintentionally opens the Pandora’s Box when he seeks out an nameless shopper who has a shock present for him – a homicide and a witness to his crime. It additional added that it’s a story of lust, anger, love, greed, energy, jealousy, mistaken id and particular person deficiencies.
As per Hindu theology, Arishadvargas are the six passions of thoughts or want: lust, anger, greed, attachment, pleasure and jealousy; the damaging qualities that act as hindrances to a person, stopping him from attaining salvation.
In an announcement, Arvind stated: “Through making an attempt to inform a narrative like Arishadvarga, my intention is to juxtapose the above myths, present a mirror to the classical fantasy of a hero and place a humble commentary that these six wishes which ought to be fought , truly make us extra human and are important existential feelings which weave the cloth of humanity, removed from being a hero which is a handy escapism. “
He added by his movie he has tried to deal with points like misogyny, sexual deprivation, male prostitution and infertility. “Interwoven on this story is the historic Hindu idea of ‘Niyoga’, which basically offers recourse for girls married to infertile males or search motherhood put up the demise of their companions.”
“In the Kannada movie trade, the prevailing ideas are for‘ mainstream masala, escapist films ’. With Arishadvarga we’ve got tried to the bridge the a lot wanted commentary between mainstream and an indie movie, ”he added.
The movie stars Avinash, Samyuktha Hornad, Nanda Gopal, Mahesh Bung and Anju Alva Naik amongst others. It has music by Udit Haritas.
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