World renowned film director Girish Kasaravalli' film Koormavathara has not been seen by any Kannada film audience except for some media persons and film enthusiasts. But the film which has already won a National award is spoken about by well known critics as Girish Kasaravalli's best effort in his career. It has already entered a few festivals, but the record in the last week for this film is unbeatable.
Koormavathara has a distinction of being the only Kannada film to be selected as an entry in five international festivals. The film will be screened for competition in the International Film Festival in Berlin, Asian Film Festival in Berlin and Mumbai's International film festival. It has also been selected for the Toranto festival in Canada which has been selected for the Master film maker festival.
The film has also gained in Brazil International film festival in Rio De janairo.
Koormavathara is based on a story written by well known writer Kum Veerabhadrappa, Bhaskar is the cinemetographer. Shikaripura Krishnamurthy has played the role of Gandhiji while Jayanthi plays the role of Kasthurba in the film.
Basanth Kumar Patil is the producer of the film.