- Netflix India has bagged the rights for the Malayalam movie The Teacher.
- The film premiered on the OTT platform on December 23, 2022.
- The movie deals with the sensitive issue of sexual violence nuancedly.
The Teacher a Malayalam movie that premiered on Netflix India on 23 December 2022. The movie deals with sexual violence, in which the perpetrators are barely out of school, and the victim is a teacher that they meet during an inter-school competition. What’s more shocking is that they’ve candidly recorded the ordeal as well. This movie has been directed by Vivek, who, along with PV Shajikumar, has penned the script.
The Teacher OTT Release Date and Platform
The Teacher premiered on Netflix India on December 23.
|OTT Release Date||OTT Platform||Theatrical Release Date||Language||Film Industry|
|23rd December 2022||Netflix||NA||Malayalam||Mollywood.|
The Teacher Official Trailer
This trailer, uploaded around 3 weeks ago has garnered a million views. It has also got 16k likes, which is a testament to its popularity amongst the public.
The Teacher Cast and Crew
The movie has an ensemble cast of some excellent actors. The actors in this movie include Amala Paul, Hakkim Shajahan, Manju Pillai, and Chemban Vinod Jose, amongst others.
The Teacher Storyline
The plot revolves around Devika, a Physical Education teacher in a government school, who gets drugged and raped. The movie opens with a confused Devika checking for signs of an assault she can’t remember. Devika, however, is a fighter and refuses to let this go. She decides to track down her attackers and punish them. In her corner, she has her mother-in-law, Patton Kalyani, a beedi-puffing, pan-chewing Communist party activist. She is shocked that her son can’t comprehend the severity of the crime and trauma of poor Devika. Her husband first accuses her of causing the assault. However, he soon realizes his mistake and asks for forgiveness. The damage has been done, though, and Devika refuses to forgive him when he begs for a second chance. What happens next? Watch the movie and find out.