ಪಡ್ಡಾಯಿ | Paddayi

SYNOPSIS

Paddayi is a modern day adaptation of the epic drama, ‘Macbeth’ from Shakespeare. Madhava and Sugandhi are a newly married couple from the fishing community of South India. Their lust for better life and thirst for upward mobility is ignited by the prophecies from the spirt that wander the land. Dinesha, owner of the fleet gives them new dreams and hopes. But when their life was on a new high, Dineshanna betrays and take back what he gave. Now Madhava and Sugandhi are determined for a bitter revenge. They set out on a journey riding the tide of ambition in a boat dotted by their personalities. Sugandhi provokes and Madhava is provoked. Madhava in order to win over his insecurities, defeats his morality. The story soon turns into a tale of murder and regrets. Indeed earth hath bubbles that play mysterious games!

CREW

Production: Gopal Pai Films | Producer: S Nityananda Pai | Writer, Director: Abhaya Abhaya Simha | Director of photography: Vishnu Prasad | Editor: Prashant Pandit | Sound: Jamie DSilva | Sound Design: Shishira KV | Sound mixing: Krishnanunni N Raveendran | Music: Kadri Manikanth | Production Manager: Rajesh Kudla, Shabarish Hebbar Kabbinale | Publicity design: Jayaram Ramachandran, Ut Suresh | Associate director: Rakshith Karanth Kulai | Direction team: Chethak Kulal, Pradeep D Rao, Basil Alchalakkal, Prayag Hodigere Siddalingappa, Chanchala Bhat

ACTORS

Mohan Sheni as Madhava | Bindu Raxidi as Sugandhi | Chandrahasa Ullal as Bannanje | Gopinath Bhat as Dineshanna | Avinash Rai as Rakesha | Sadashiva N Rai Ninasam as Sanjeeva | Srinidhi Achar as Manjesha | Santosh Shetty as Rupesha | Prabhakar Kapikad as Aitha | Vani Periodi as Shankariyamma | Ravi Bhat as Sadhashiva | Mallika Jyotigudde as Prameela