Thavam (Eng: Penance) is a 2019 film co-directed by R Vijay Anand and AR Sooriyan. The film stars newcomers Vasi Ashif, Pooja Shree, and Seeman in the lead roles. After a 6 year hiatus, Seeman was roped in to play the lead roles in Thavam alongside debutantes Vasi and Pooja Shree. He reprises his role as a farmer rights activist from Nagaraja Cholan MA, MLA . Srikanth Deva composed the songs and sang one song. The audio was released on December 4th, 2019.
The story is about how three different people (Murugan, Akila, and Natesan) come together. There is a sub-plot of love between Murugan and Akila (Vasi Ashif and Pooja Shree).
Thavam is primarily a love tale between two childhood friends. The story begins when the movie’s female lead narrates her love story to her fiancé. What follows is a long flashback which has another flashback in it.
Directed by R Vijay Anand & AR Suriyan
Produced by Vasi Asif
Written by R Vijay Anand & AR Suriyan
Screenplay by R Vijay Anand & AR Suriyan
Starring Vasi Ashif, Pooja Shree, Seeman
Music by Srikanth Deva
Production Ashif Film International
Release date 8 November 2019