A Girl Who Spreads Light

A Girl Who Spreads Light

Original name: Prakasham Parathunna Oru Penkutty
English name: A Girl Who Spreads Light
Year: 2022
Run time: 76 Minutes
Language: Malayalam
Type (Colour/ Black & white): Colour
Country: India
Director: Jayraj
Producer: Allwin Antony, Manu Padmanabhan Nair, Biju Thoranathel, Jayachandran Kalladath
Cast: Kumari Meenakshi Anoop, Allwin, Master Harish Anoop, Kumari Adithya, Kpac Leela Jayakumar, Parameswaran Pillai
Screenplay: Jayaraj
Cinematographer: Nikhil S Praveen
Editor: C R Sreejith
Sound Designer: Vinod P Sivaram
Music Composer: Ramesh Narayan
Production Company: Ananya Films, Y Entertainments
World Sales: Jayarajan Nair

Director’s Selected Filmography:

  • 2021 Backpackers
  • 2020 Hasyam
  • 2015 Ottal
  • 2005 Daivanamathil
  • 2000 Karunam
  • 1997 Deshadanam

Director’s Biography :


Jayarajan Rajasekharan Nair, professionally credited as Jayaraj, is an Indian filmmaker, who predominantly works in Malayalam film industry. Jayaraj is a recipient of the Crystal Bear award at the Berlinale, the Golden Peacock award at the IFF India, the Golden Crow Pheasant award at the IFF Kerala, the FIPRESCI award from the International Federation of Film Critics, the Don Quixote award from the International Federation of Film Societies, the Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema (NETPAC) award and a special mention award at the Karlovy Vary IFF for variety of his films. He is also a 6-time recipient of the National Film Award and several Kerala State Film Awards.

Synopsis :

He is writing his suicide letter because of he feels misfit in this world, life is miserable, meaning less. He bought a bottle of deadly poison and started to say good bye to some people close to him and some places like school, college, beach, temple, church, all the roads, look and corner he travelled. Visited his school teacher who lost her memory. Sat on a bench where he sat first time in the school. Visited the live classroom of his college where Romeo Juliet’s final poison scene is teaching. Releasing the parrot of a fortune teller. Enjoying the colourful bangles in the shop. At last, entering in a cinema theatre to spend the time to dawn. While sitting alone in the back seat a 13-year charming girl came and sit with her younger sister and brother. Her talkative pleasant attitude and sparkling smile made his mind positive. After one year he is meeting her again in the beach side. There she looked at him and spectators with a smile