Swapaanam is a dramatic film, which throws light on to the work of the chenda artistes in Kerala and how their work is often recognised by the society.
The entire story in the film is about a chenda enthusiast and a mohiniyattam dancer. Jayaram is performing as the chenda player in the movie and his basic knowledge of chenda will make him perform easier. Around 150 renowned chenda players will be part of the cast.
The movie will have Bengali Odissi dancer Kadambari, Siddique, Lakshmi Gopalaswamy, Kalamadalam Kshemavathi, Udhayan Namboodiri, P D Namboodiri and others.