Synopsis/Plot : Vasu, a struggling painter, meets Maya, a mysterious gypsy girl who lives beneath the Kerala backwaters. Every full moon night she can see the world above the surface. Maya inspires Vasu to create soulful paintings as the two form a connection which will inevitably change his life.
A movie that under-utilities its myths and motifs
Olu is watchable with the patience one reserves only for arthouse cinemas, but nothing else.(more)
Source: Deepa Soman, Times Of India
Spiritless film on spirit
Altogether, it is a new approach by Karun compared to his previous ones, but lacks any groundbreaking moments to glue the audience to the sea because of the lack of conviction.(more)
Source: Gokul, Deccan Chronicle