Nottam

A Biographical Film on Keezpadam Kumaran Nair
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Director:
M. R. Rajan
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English (subtitled), 61 min, 1999, India

This film is on the life and art of the living legend Kathakali Maestro Guru Keezpadam Kumaran Nair. Three major performances Dharmaputrar in 'Kimeeravadham', Hanuman in 'Lavanasuravadham' and Ravanan in 'Ravanotbhavam' are the performances in the film. Keezpadam's views on the art form Kathakali and his 84th birthday celebrations are also part of the film. The film is shot in the Keezpadam's village. His teachings and demonstraions of Kathakali are also part of the film.

 
Producer:
Bina Narayanan
 
Creative Crew
Camera:
Jayan
Editing:
A. V. Narayanan
Sound:
Harikumar, Krishna Kumar
 
Awards and Screenings:

Best Biographical Film, National Film Award, India

Screenings:
International Film Festival of India
International film Festival of Kerala
Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF), India;