Movie: O Saathiya
Director: Divya Bhavana
Cast: Aryan Gowra, Mishti Chakravarty
Produced By: Chandana Katta
Music Director: Vinnu
DOP: EJ Venu
Editor: Carthic Cuts
Banner: Thanvika Jashwika Creations
Release Date: 7 July 2023
iQlik Movies Rating: 3/5
Story: Arjun (Aryan Gaura) is pursuing his BTech in Vizag. Incidentally, he meets Keerthy (Mishti Chakravarty) in his college, and the two quickly develop feelings for each other. However, an unexpected turn of events leaves Ajay shocked when his love interest, Keerthy, mysteriously disappears. Why has Keerthy gone missing?
Performances:Aryan Gaura and Mishtidelivers commendable performances, bringing life to their respective characters. Their acting skills and chemistry contribute to the authenticity and believability of the story, making it engaging and relatable.
Technical Aspects: This cute love story connects with all sections of the audience. The debut director, Divyabhavana, does a fine job of presenting her realistic love drama in a captivating manner. She is ably supported by the cast and crew.
The audio track for the film is a winner as the songs are pleasant to hear, and the background music (BGM) is in sync with the core narrative. Emotional dialogues stand out in the middle portion.
"O Saathiya" is a beautiful depiction of the first love experience, striking a chord with all sections of the audience.
Review: Overall, O Saathiya film excels in its simple yet engaging story, captivating visuals, well-executed background music, strong cast performances, and high production values.
Story and Presentation
Impressive visuals, BGM
High production values
Slow first half
Lack of a big cast.
Final Verdict: "One of the decent love stories in recent times."