Two Malayalam films to release today
Actor, writer and director Sidhartha Siva’s 101 Chodyangal that won two National Awards, is releasing today. The other film that releases today is Parthan Mohan’s One
Here is a closer look at the films.
Director: Sidhartha Siva
Cast: Indrajith, Lena, Minon
The film is about a fifth standard student who has to frame 101 questions. As he is struggling with this his father loses his job. The two stories are told simultaneously.
The film won two awards at the 60th National Film Awards – Sidhartha Siva won the award for the best first film of a director and Minon won the award for best child artiste.
The cast also includes Indrajith, Lena, Jagathy Sreekumar and Sudheesh. Prabhath E K wields the camera while the music director is M K Arjunan.
Image: Movie poster of 101 Chodyangal
Director: Parthan Mohan
Cast: Jagadish, Soumya, Vishnu Nandan, Rosin
Inspired by a true incident that happened in Scotland in 2004, One is about a journey that a group of techies take to a strange place, where they face certain unprecedented happenings. The time span of the movie is from the evening of Friday till the morning of the successive Sunday.
Ad filmmaker Parthan Mohan says that “the dialogues were written at the set during shooting to make it as natural as we can. Even the names of the actors and the characters are the same.”
Prahlad Gopakumar is the cinematographer and Ashwin Johnson is the music director.One
Image: Movie poster of One