Sundar C’s period drama Sangamithra is touted to be one of the costliest productions in India. The film is bankrolled by Sri Thenandal Films and will star Jayam Ravi, Arya and Shruti Haasan in the lead. The film also has a crackling technical team comprising od A R Rahman for music, National Award Winning cinematographer Thiru and Sabu Cyril of Baahubali fame for production design.

To kick start this world class project, the film’s cast and crew will be unveiled on the opening night of the prestigious Cannes Film festival on May 18.

The festival is attended by some of the best in world cinema and is a perfect launch pad for the 8th century period drama.