The shooting of the film Amma Kanakku has been completed in a short span of time. The film has been produced by Dhanush under the banner Wunderbar Films. This film is the remake of the Hindi film titled Nil Battey Sannata. The film has been directed by Ashwini Iyer. Amma Kanakku speaks about the emotional bondage between mother and daughter.
The Hindi film Nil Battey Sannata was screened in the Silk Road Film Festival held in China. Swara Bhaskar got the best actress award for acting in this film. This film was also critically acclaimed.
Dhanush acquired the remake rights of Nil Battey Sannata. The shooting of the film began on 6th January. The remake version was titled Amma Kanakku. Ashwini Iyer who directed Nil Battey Sannata has also directed the Tamil remake version.
Amala Paul, Samuthirakani and Revathi are donning important roles. Ilayaraja is composing the music. The shooting of the film which commenced on 6th January came to an end on 23rd February. The crew has confirmed this.