Vellaripravinte Changathi is based on the story of film-maker Augustine Joseph made a Malayalam film in 1966. However, due to some reasons, the film did not make it to the theatres. The 1960s-70s was a period dominated by Prem Nazir, Sathyan, Sheela and others.unluckily Augustine Joseph was not able to get the film released. Later he commits suicide due to the debts from the production of the film. After years his son revels the original prints of the film from Gemini Lab and sees it. Later he go on with releasing the film and tries to find the people who did the characters. The film is well appreciated for the way of narration and picturisation which makes the viewer feels that he is actually watching an ols Black and white movie of the 60-70s.
The film was earlier titled Ithaano Valiya Karyam but later renamed to the present title.It was shot in locations at Thodupuzha, Ernakulam, Pollachi and Kanyakumari. Kavya Madhavan will play the female lead in the film.