Director Issac Thomas tries to bring out the sufferings and happiness of people who live abroad through the Malayalam movie Chunkakarum Veysiakalum. Unnunnichayan reaches Canada to stay with his son. As he comes from a village in Kerala, he finds it difficult to cop with the life styles there. There are humourous situations he faces due to his lack of knowledge of the language, place and people. Sometimes his son gets angry with him for his lapses.
Under the banner of Maharshi films, Krishnadas is producing the film. Biju Paulose has scored the music. Thilakan dons the role of Unnunnichayan. He is supported by Sanjay George, Achan Kunj, Saju Varghese, Anu Thahir, Ramachandra Panicker, Kumar Varma, Sreejith, Asok, Jessar Mathews and others.