A Tribal Quest – A 12 Minutes Documentary by me on Kattunayakan Tribal people of Wayanad, Kerala

A Tribal Quest, a 12 minutes documentary that I scripted, directed and hosted in the year 2009. I did it as an assignment for the Audio-Visual production during my post-graduation in Journalism at Madras Christian College, Chennai. It is based on the Kattunayakan Tribal people of Wayanad, Kerala. In the month of December 2009, the … Continue reading A Tribal Quest – A 12 Minutes Documentary by me on Kattunayakan Tribal people of Wayanad, Kerala

നിൻകാസിയും ഞാനും (Ninkasi & I) – My Debut Talk on My Debut Book at esSENSE Global.

An opportunity to talk at an international platform like esSENSE Global was an unexpected one. When it comes to doing a presentation based on my debut book, of course, the talk itself turns into a special one. It has been a long time since I have talked in front of a large audience. I was … Continue reading നിൻകാസിയും ഞാനും (Ninkasi & I) – My Debut Talk on My Debut Book at esSENSE Global.

‘Njaval Pazhangal’ ‘ഞാവൽ പഴങ്ങൾ’ – A Beautifully Narrated Short Film

Since visual media and technology has become cheap and accessible to everyone, lot of amateur film makers are into creating short movies and showcasing it in platforms like YouTube. Short-film making has become a rat race. Some of them conveys socially relevant messages while most of them don’t. And, I don’t want or like to … Continue reading ‘Njaval Pazhangal’ ‘ഞാവൽ പഴങ്ങൾ’ – A Beautifully Narrated Short Film

Doore…Doore… – A Musical Treat

Oh...I can't resist myself from sharing this video - a music video directed, shot and edited by some of my closest friends during my campus days. I really love this music video because it was my first attempt to emulate singing in front of camera. Later, I realized that I love to do it again!

‘Perumbadappu Mana’: A 300 year old legacy.

‘Perumbadappu Mana’ is located at Ollukara, a locality which is 5 kilo meters away from Thrissur town in Kerala, a southern state of India. The word ‘Mana’ means house of Brahmins who tops the hierarchy of Indian caste system. This splendid landmark is around 300 years old. Modernity has brought severe damage to these ‘Manas’ … Continue reading ‘Perumbadappu Mana’: A 300 year old legacy.

In their eyes

A seven minute video-documentary of the responsive expressions of Mudugar, a tribal community in Attappady, watching themselves on screen. Watch the twinkling eyes that look on the camera! The documentary is made in Mudugar-Kurumbar Research Centre, Attappady, with the World Oral Literature Project of University of Cambridge.