22 Female Kottayam is a 2012 Malayalam-language Indian feature film directed by Aashiq Abu, starring Fahad Fazil and Rima Kallingal in lead roles supported by Pratap Pothen
Directed by : Aashiq Abu
Produced by : O. G. Sunil
Written by : Abhilash Kumar, Shyam Pushkaran
Starring : Fahad Fazil, Rima Kallingal, Pratap Pothen, Sathar
Music by : Rex Vijayan, Bijibal
Cinematography : Shyju Khalid
Editing by : Vivek Harshan
Studio : FILM Brewery (P)Ltd.
Release date: 13 April 2012
Tessa (Rima Kallingal) is a nursing student in Bangalore with aspiring plans of traveling to Canada for a career. She meets Cyril (Fahad Fazil) from a travel consultancy while working with the agency for setting up her Visa. They soon fall in love and starts living together. One day they goes to a pub where a few people misbehave with Tessa and Cyril beats them up. Later that day they came to know that the guys who were beaten up were big political shots and they are planning to chop the arms off of Cyril. Cyril goes underground for two days and with the help of his boss Hegde (Prathap Pothen), tries to calm the situation down. But while Hedge is at Cyril's home informing Tessa about this situation, he rapes her brutally.
When Cyril comes to know about it, he wants to take revenge, but Tessa calms him down saying that she does not want to commit suicide. Once Tessa recovers from her injuries, Hegde visits her again while Cyril is not around and rapes her again. Tessa decides not to travel abroad and plans to take revenge on Hegde. But soon as part of their carefully implemented plot, police seizes drugs from Tessa's handbag and imprisons her.