Anwar is the story of one man`s crusade against society`s evil plots to term him as an outcast. It is his war against the social institutions to protect his life`s love.
The plot develops in contemporary south india, which is seeing a sudden upswing in militarized religious fundamental activities.
All investigations of the keen anti terrorist squad point fingers towards one man, a man who was built an impenetrable fort of followers of who trust him. The movie raises a few relevant questions. What is right? What is wrong? What if one man`s right is another man`s wrong?