A Farmer from Kuttanad by Santosh Sivan

The Film unfolds the various facets of the land and the life of a farmer from Kuttanad, tucked away between the sea and the backwaters and hidden in the shadows of coconut palms, referred to as the Venice of the East.

Thiruvananthapuram, India

Santosh Sivan is an acclaimed cinematographer, director and producer who has worked in Malayalam, Hindi and Tamil cinema. An alumnus of FTII, he has to his credit over twelve National Awards and several international awards. His acclaimed films include The Terrorist, Halo, Soka, Malli, Navarasa, Tahaan, Before the Rains and Prarambha.

  • Cinematographers: Santosh Sivan, Sojan Narayan Nair, G R N Siva Kumaar
  • Sound Recordists: Rajakrishnan, 4 Frames
  • Editor: Anirudh Menon
  • Project Partner: Films Division

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