What is Sangamithra? As the film gets a Cannes 2017 presence, can the Shruti Haasan-starrer be the next Baahubali?


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And look whose joined us at @Festival_Cannes 😎😎😎😎😎 @arrahman sirrrrrrrr 💃💃💃💃💃 #SangamithraAtCannes!! The protagonist will be the titular character, and the film will tell the trials of tribulations of the woman. Watch video
The statement also said, “While this is a piece of fiction, there are unexplored chapters in India’s ancient history, which will be opened through Sangamithra in the most visually beautiful manner. Stay tuned for more updates!#sundarc @arya_offl @khushsundar @actor_jayamravi @aditi1231 pic.twitter.com/GFvhMT6rGd
— Sri Thenandal Films (@ThenandalFilms) May 17, 2017
In a statement from the filmmakers, we now know that Sangamithra is a tale set in the 8th century AD. @ThenandalFilms #thrilled pic.twitter.com/MAl1BBs8GR
— Aditi Ravindranath (@aditi1231) May 17, 2017

Our chief @MuraliRamaswam4 at the @Festival_Cannes! Sangamithra is aimed at being the crown jewel of Tamil films,” read the statement. 2017-05-17T19:50:10+00:00″>
Published:May 17, 2017 7:50 pm

The entire lead cast of Sangamithra – Jayam Ravi, Arya and Shruti Haasan will be present at the Cannes Film Festival, 2017 to launch the first look of the film. The film was recently in the news as it was announced that its first look will be unveiled at the Cannes Film Festival. Sangamithra is a period film in Tamil, directed by Sundar C starring Jayam Ravi, Arya and Shruti Haasan in the lead roles. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App now
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd The film is bankrolled by Thenandal Films, and it is expected to go on floors in August. Shruti Haasan is training hard for her role. Sangamithra is a film which will be told in two parts.”
Art director Sabu Cyril, the same man who worked in Baahubali franchise will also be working on this film as well. Stay tuned to this space for more updates!#TeamSangamithra #ThenandalStudios pic.twitter.com/dtqRszyAZD
— Sri Thenandal Films (@ThenandalFilms) May 17, 2017

Team #Sangamithra en route to Cannes! The filmmakers dedicate this film as an ode to one of the oldest languages in the world. “It is a story about many kingdoms, many equations, many relationships – told in an ambitious, larger than life, visually extravagant manner. Also read | After Shruti Haasan, Samantha Ruth Prabhu shows off her martial arts skills. She has taken up physical combat training and sword fighting to prepare for the role. The leading cast, music composer AR Rahman, director Sundar C and art director Sabu Cyril are said to be attending the festival.