Malayalam film Swapaanam, directed by award-winning filmmaker Shaji N. Karun and featuring versatile actor Jayaram in the lead role, will have its premiere at Mall of the Emirates during the Dubai International Film Festival at 8pm on December 8
This is the first time a Malayalam movie is going to have its first screening outside India.
Interestingly, actor Jayram is donning a role that he occasionally takes up in real life too. He often plays the instrument in various temples and for festivals.
Malayalam movies explore Indian cinema dedicated to the motion pictures depicted in the Malayalam language. Based in the southern area of Kerala, it is has gained critical recognition in film circles for its technically proficient use of the film medium as an expression of art and culture. Some of the most celebrated Malayalam movies include Marana Simhasanam and Vanaprastham, both of which were screened at the Cannes Film Festival in 1999.
With the growth of Indian cinema and the proliferation of Malayalam movies, more people will grow to appreciate the beauty and art of this movement in the film landscape. If you want to get the latest updates on Malayalam cinema, Filmfare has got you covered.
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