Palthu Janwar is a refreshing take on the relation between humans and domestic animals. The movie sketches the life of Prasoon, an animator by profession, who with little interest is forced to take up the government job of a Veterinary Livestock inspector as a compassionate appointment following his father`s death. The movie takes us through the fun filled happenings that awaits Prasoon in his workplace.
Set in Kanhangad, a modest town in North Kerala, arrangements are underway for Vijayan's second daughter, Suja's engagement. On what should be a perfect ceremony, the bride is having second thoughts, her father is in a financial mess, and as members of their family arrive one by one, family secrets start to surface. Set within the two days preceding the ceremony, the entire film happens in and around Vijayan's house.
A pianist pretends to be blind for inspiration, witnesses a murder. He suddenly finds himself in a blind spot having to deal with the victim's wife, the murderer and the bizarre events that unfold. During this ordeal he loses his eyesight for real and struggles to save his life from the murderous duo. Does his girlfriend believe him? What is the audience's 'take' in the end.