The movie speaks about the travails of light men in the film industry.
Kannadi Bommaigal features actors Karthik Nagarajan, Jennifer, Vasagan and Govinda Swaminathan.
Venkatesh Kumar made 11 short films and four documentaries so far.
Says the director, ‘Kannadi Bommaigal follows the life of a young man who moves to Chennai with his newly-wedded wife, with the aspiration to become an actor’.
‘Balu Mahendra taught me the importance of using black and white, and how accurately emotions can be captured. Kannadi Bommaigal is a tribute to him’, he says.