(Sanskrit/108mins/2015) | Dir. G. Prabha

28-May-2017 | 02:00 PM | The Stein Auditorium

Synopsis: Ishti is set in the mid-twentieth century Kerala, when young Namboothiri Brahmins successfully challenged the orthodox, patriarchal traditions of their community which allowed the patriarch, the eldest male member of the family ,sole control of family property and denied normal education to its members particularly women.The film also has a feminist angle too.

Cast: Nedumudi Venu, Athira Pattel, Anoop Krishna, N. Jijoy, Lakshmi Gopakumar, Mohin, I. Preejea Madhusoodan, Niveditha Namboothiri, Baby Meenakshi

Production: P.S. Chanthu

Screenplay: G.Prabha

Cinematography: Eldho Issac

Editing: B Lenin

Sound: T Krishnanunni

Music: Kaithapram D Nampoothiri

Awards: IFFI Goa

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