Kollywood Film Industry’s ace director Prabhu Solomon is back with another flick Sembi: The Moments, after delivering blockbuster movies like Mynaa (2010), Kumki (2012) and Kayal (2014). The flick was released on December 30 and was one of the last Kollywood projects which hit the screens in 2022. Kovai Sarala playing the role of a 90-year old grandmother and a 10 -year old child artist Nila, Enna Solla Pogirai actor Ashwin Kumar, Nanjil Sampath and Thambi Ramaiah among others, too, essayed pivotal roles in the film.
The movie touched upon a sensitive topic and garnered appreciation for its sensible handling. The performances of Sarala and a few other actors were another aspect which received praise from cinephiles. Despite earning decent reviews from critics, the film couldn't create an impact in the box office, though.
Sembi, will be released on two platforms as a part of the digital premiere. Fans in India will be able to watch the film on Disney+ Hotstar, whereas users outside India can watch it on Simply South. The plot revolves around the life of Veerathayi is upended when her grandchild Sembi gets assaulted. Enraged, she races against the time and takes an extreme step to seek justice.