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Popular film locations in Thiruvananthapuram

Did you know that Thiruvananthapuram is where it all began for Malayalam cinema? In 1930, J.C. Daniel shot Vigathakumaran in his own studio, the now non-existent Travancore National Pictures at Pattom and since then the city has been a preferred location for … Continue reading

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Life of Pi: The Best lullaby that Trivandrum Heard Since Swathi Thirunal Days…

We had blogged an earlier article on the Trivandrum Zoo’s connection with the movie “Life of Pi“.  The lullaby of Pi is so reminscent of what the great singer and composer Sri Irayamman Thampi had composed for the baby king in Trivandrum. … Continue reading

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“Life of Pi”: How Trivandrum Zoo, Contributed Directly to the Story

A major motion picture has been released this weekend, based on the best selling and critically acclaimed novel “Life of Pi” by Shri Yann Martel (2001).  The movie is directed by the celebrated Taiwanese origin film director Shri Ang Lee.  It … Continue reading

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