Set in the village of Kambalapally, Telangana, Mail is the story of 18-year-old Ravi, who is fascinated by computers and the world of internet. Thus, when a fellow villager Hybath unveils a gaming centre, he is curious to explore the new world, unaware of all the danger it brings along too. Ravi, who request Hybath to teach him how to use a computer, goes through life-altering experiences after he receives and opens an email (which happens to be a spam).
Debut director Uday Gurrala’s film is a nostalgic trip to rural Telangana when the personal computer was a luxury The Telugu feature film Mail, now streaming on Aha, is another reminder that there is no dearth of close-to-reality stories. Director Uday Gurrala ushers us into Kambalapally village in Mahabubabad district, Telangana, and captures people as they are slowly unravelling their day-to-day lives and aspiraton.