Finally Mammootty's prestigious Kutty Sranku, directed by the internationaly reputed Malayalam director Shaji.N Karun is being premierd at the 2009 - Montreal International Film Festival to be held between August 27 to September 7.
Kutty Sranku will have its first offical screening at the "Great Film Section" of the festival, where Woody Allen and noted Iranian director Majidi Majidi's new films are also going to be shown. The film is produced by Anil Ambani's Reliance Big Pictures.
The film is set in the late 50's and Mammootty plays a boat driver who runs a cargo service and during the course of his journey meets three women in three different islands in the backwaters of Kerala- Kamaleene Mukerjee, Meena Kumari and Padmapriya and his relationship with them.
The film has a camerawoman in Anjali Shukla, a former Santosh Sivan assisstant who is debuting as a cinematographer with the film.