Director Jayaraj / India/2008/Clour/40’/Malayalam
Visualisation of Thakazhi Siva Sankarapillai’s famous story ‘Vellappokkathil’. The movie happens when the whole land is flooded and the residents of the village are sheltered in a rescue camp. Chenna Parayan with his pregnant wife and children is evacuated from the hut and moving to the camp in a boat. While they were going to a safe place, the dog is standing on the top of the house. Asking about taking the dog with him, other people denied saying there is no space. The movie is about the life of the dog staying on top of the house for nearly three-four days.
Screenplay Thakazhi Sivasankarapillai, Ananthapathmanabhan
Producer Guruvision, Doordarshan
DoP M J Radhakrishnan