Piravi

Shaji N. KarunIndia – 1988
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An ageing father waits, in vain, at the bus stop for his son Raghu, a student at the University of Trivandrum, who is supposed to be coming home for the holidays. The elderly Chakyar’s eager happiness slowly turns to disappointment and then anxiety. After several days with no news of Raghu, his family learn that the police have arrested him for singing revolutionary songs at the university’s annual fête. (...) More

Credits

Original Title Piravi
German Title Die Geburt
French Title La naissance
Other Titles The Birth
Directed by Shaji N. Karun
Country India
Available Formats 35mm
Screenplay S. Jayachandran Nair
Soundtrack G. Aravindan
Cinematography Sunny Joseph
Production Film Folk, Trivandrum, Kerala
Runtime 110 Min.
Language malayalam/d/f

Actors

Premji
Archana
C.V. Sreeraman
Krishnamurti

Awards

Nationales indisches Filmfestival, 1988: Bester Film, beste Regie, bester Schauspieler, bester Ton; Cannes 1989, Caméra d'Or, Mention Spéciale der Internationalen Jury; Silver Leopard Filmfestival Locarno

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Credits

Original Title Piravi
German Title Die Geburt
French Title La naissance
Other Titles The Birth
Directed by Shaji N. Karun
Country India
Available Formats 35mm
Screenplay S. Jayachandran Nair
Soundtrack G. Aravindan
Cinematography Sunny Joseph
Production Film Folk, Trivandrum, Kerala
Runtime 110 Min.
Language malayalam/d/f

Actors

Premji
Archana
C.V. Sreeraman
Krishnamurti

Awards

Nationales indisches Filmfestival, 1988: Bester Film, beste Regie, bester Schauspieler, bester Ton; Cannes 1989, Caméra d'Or, Mention Spéciale der Internationalen Jury; Silver Leopard Filmfestival Locarno

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