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Original name: Thadavu
English name: The Sentence
Year: 2023
Run time: 89 Min
Language: Malayalam
Type (Colour/ Black & white): Colour
Country: India
Director: Fazil Razak
Producers: Pramod Dev, Fazil Razak
Cast: Beena R Chandran, Anitha M N, Subramaniyan, Vappu, Ishak Musafir
Screenplay: Fazil Razak
Cinematographer: Mridul S
Editor: Vinayak Suthan
Sound Designer: Harikumar Madhavan Nair
Music Composer: Vaisakh Somanath
Production Company: Bunch of Coconuts, F R Productions
World Sales: -


  • IFF Kerala 2023
  • MAMI Mumbai 2023

Director's Selected Filmography:

  • 2019 Barreir (Short)
  • 2021 Crescent (Short)

Director's Biography:

Fazil Razak is a Screenwriter, Editor, and Director. Over the past five years, he has worked on numerous short films and completed a feature film as a writer and director. In 2019, he wrote and directed his debut short film Athiru (Barrier). The film won Best Film and Best Director at the 30thKerala State Television Awards. His second venture was Pira (Crescent). The film won Best Film (under 20 minutes) at 30thKerala State Television Awards. He was selected as one of the '75creative minds of tomorrow' program at the 52nd IFF India (IFFI), Goa.


Geetha, a play school teacher, is living alone and facing a harsh life. She is diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. She is unable to avail the costly treatment. On learning that jail inmates get medical assistance from the State, Geetha hatches a plan to commit a crime.