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  • Mohiniyattam / Catalog Record Only

    Mohiniyattam, dance of the enchantress is the classical female dance of Kerala, India and was a religious dance used to lure the asuras (demons) away from the amrita (nectar of immortality) obtained during the churning of the 'ocean of milk' palazhi. It is viewed as a dance of love and devotion to God. The gestures are for the purpose of enchanting the mind without ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • By the people / Catalog Record Only

    Second part of a trilogy about college students who take a stand against the corruption in their government and against the injustices in their society.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Di Hārṭṭ : Christian devotional songs / Catalog Record Only

    Christian devotional songs; with reference to Kerala.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
  • Śiṅkārimēḷaṃ / Catalog Record Only

    A filmed musical performance by Āsād Kalāvēdi on popular Ceṇḍa (drum) a percussion instrument of Kerala, India.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
  • Sallāpaṃ / Catalog Record Only

    Radha dreams to become a great singer. She hails from a poor family. She later falls in love with Sasikumar who calls himself Junior Yesudas. Sasikumar is also from a poor family. When Radha wants to marry Sasikumar, he says he is helpless as he has a lot of responsibilities and he does not have the money for his livelyhood. Radha decides to commit ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Cilla / Catalog Record Only

    A love story set in a college campus of 1980's in Kerala. Ananthu cannot marry his sweetheart because he is a struggling tormented soul; a cricket-player envies his fiancee Annie's affection for Ananthu and flirts with someone he doesn't love; his brother Jose finds solace in the house maid. The poignancy of the film is in the bittersweet, love-hate relationship of Annie and her ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2002
  • Ceviyōrkkuka antima kāhaḷaṃ / Catalog Record Only

    This documentary starts with a warning, in English, that the December 26, 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami (Great Sumatra-Andaman earthquake, magnitude 9.3) is the " ... last Clarion Call" and uses footage of news casts as well as religious writings to argue from the Islamic viewpoint that this event is God's wrath on the world.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
  • Dēvāsuraṃ / Catalog Record Only

    Neelakandan (Mohanlal) is the heir to the Mangalasherry family who squanders away his father's largesse and is a dependable menace to society. One of his victims is promising dancer Bhanu (Revathi) who vows never to dance again till his death following a public affront by Neelakandan and his cronies. Ironically they fall in love. Meanwhile, the vicious Shekaran (Napoleon) of a rival clan has ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Thakazhi / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary on the life and literary journey of Takal̲i Śivaśaṅkarapiḷḷa, 1912-1999, Malayalam author.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Kathakali : Kalyanasougandhikam / Catalog Record Only

    A docmentary of Kūḍiyāṭṭam classical dance with filmed performances by eminent dancer. Kalyanasougandhikam, a chapter from the epic Mahabharatam, depicts the travails of Bheema, who goes in search of Saouandhika flowers at the behast his beloved, Panchali.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
  • Gal palimaya saha bol pilimaya / Catalog Record Only

    Upali is an ordinary villager appointed to look after the Gal Pilmaya (Buddha statue) in Gal Vihara, where a replica of the same is also kept. He makes a sincere effort to expose the counterfeit and safeguard the sanctity of the true image. Regrettably Upali's effort, though sincere and heroic, is fruitless. However, it is his son Wimalasena's generation that ultimately destroys the counterfeit ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Veḷḷinakṣatr̲aṃ / Catalog Record Only

    Vinod is in love with Aswathy, a member of Lakshmipuram royal family, which has a lot of dark secrets. When Aswathy's mother refuses to get her married to Vinod she elopes and marries him. Just before the birth of their child, Vinod and Aswathy make up with the royal family consisting of two uncles and their wives. Later a child is born to them ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Pāṇṭippaṭa / Catalog Record Only

    Pandippada is the story of a rivalry between Pandi Durai and Karuppayya Swami who are landlords that brutally rule a village. Bhuvana Chandran is a young man who gets a piece of land in the same village. He has a lot of debts and in order to clear them, he has to sell this land. But Pandi Durai and Karuppayya will not allow him ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Nāṭōṭikkāt̲t̲ / Catalog Record Only

    A crime film with song selections in a story of two young educated men from rural background of Kerala, India being duped by a recruiting agent with promises of lucrative jobs in Dubai, but get kidnapped and cast away in the shores of Madras (now Chennai). The two encounter bizarre situations and people (drug cartels, mafia, police, politicians) and finally by stroke of luck ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
  • Kariyilakkāt̲t̲upōle / Catalog Record Only

    A police officer is investigating the murder of a reputed writer and film director. His investigation leads him to suspect three ladies, namely the wife, a former lover and a young fan of the deceased, all of them are linked to the crime scene but he can't find a motive. Later, he discovers that all three ladies have cause to murder the film director. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
  • Thrissur Pooram, 2005 / Catalog Record Only

    Video recording of Tr̥śśūr Pūraṃ (Thrissur Pooram) 2005, the most famous annual festival at Vadakkumnathan Temple, one of the largest Shiva temples in Kerala, located in Trichur (Thrissur) India.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
  • Kathakali Santānagōpālaṃ : vaikuṇḍadarśanaṃ / Catalog Record Only

    Performance of Santānagōpālaṃ, a Kathakali play, by Maṇḍavappaḷḷi Iṭṭirāriśśa Mēnōn, 1747-1794. The story depicts the sorrow and devotion of a Brahmin couple who had lost all of their children at childbirth; retold from Bhagavatam, Hindu epic.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
  • Cōkḷēṭṭ / Catalog Record Only

    Shyam Balagopal is granted graduate admission at an all women's college. But this is not liked by a group of students led by Ann Mathews. From day one she, along with her friends, Nandana and Susan, devise schemes to block his admission. In the end Shyam and Ann fall in love.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Lēlaṃ / Catalog Record Only

    Anakattil Chackochi (Suresh Gopi) arranges a smuggling deal with a Tamil spirit dealer for funding a dowry payment for his friends sister. The deal sparks of a argument between the two until the Tamil dealer realises him as the son of Anakattil Ipachen who is a longtime friend. After finalizing the deal they head of to Kerala with the Tanker Truck when they are ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Saikkiḷ / Catalog Record Only

    Roy (Vineeth Sreenivasan) and Sanju (Vinu Anand) have to make do with their very modest salaries from their menial jobs at the City Centre. The best-buddies turn partners-in-crime when a late night New Year bash land them in an awful muddle. A bag full of loot, half a town after them in hot chase, and two pretty girls Annie (Bhama) and Meenakshi (Sandhya) in ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Dance of India. Kathakali, reliving epics through dance / Catalog Record Only

    Overview of the four items of Kathakali dance form of Kerala.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Mariyan / Catalog Record Only

    A tribute to Pope John Paull II of Contemporary Christian devotional songs and music of Kerala, India.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
  • Gōḍphātar / Catalog Record Only

    Two rival clans under Anjooran and Achamma have a history of mutual hatred. Anjooran, convinced that women are the root of all evil, ensures that all his sons stay bachelors. The youngest son, Ramabhadran falls in love with Malu, from Achamma's family.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Cemparatti / Catalog Record Only

    A young servent girl gets killed by a rich college student.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Housefull 2 : the dirty dozen / Catalog Record Only

    Housefull 2 is about the Kapoor family. Daboo and Chintu are brothers but they hate each other to the core. Even their wives and daughters hate each other. Both claim that they are going to get the richest son-in-law for their daughter. Aakhri Pasta, a marriage counselor, brings Jai's parents to Chintu, but Pasta says the wrong things and Chintu abuses Jai's father, who ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012