Kireeta (2017)

Year: 2017
Directed by: Kiran Chandra
Starring: Samartha, Deepthi Kapse, Lekha Chandra, Ugramm Manju

Samartha plays an Upendra-inspired character who lives his life on his own terms. Lekha Chandra plays a young woman who goes to college and faces harassment from almost everyone starting from loafers on the road to the conductor to even her college lecturers. She wishes she had a boyfriend who would protect her from all the troublemakers. As luck would have it, Samartha saves her one day from a gang of rowdies as she is returning home in the night. The two become close and their relationship appears unbreakable. However, one day she breaks the bad news to Samartha that her parents have forced her to agree to marry some one else who is more stable and comes from a better family.

Samartha is heartbroken but soon finds out that this is n ot the end of the world. Kireeta traces his relationships with three women as he goes through life understanding people and relationships better.