24.9. - 3.10.2020

The Trap India 2014 | 81 min | OV with German voice over | Colour | FF 2016

Jayaraj Rajasekharan Nair

Jayaraj Rajasekharan Nair (*1960) has made more than 30 films. His work champions the rights of children, which is why he founded the charity World Organisation of Hope.

rated for 12 + years

After the death of his parents, Kuttappayi is taken in by his grandfather, who breeds ducks in an idyllic natural environment. When the old man falls ill, the boy's future is suddenly uncertain. How will he survive in a world full of poverty and injustice?
Based loosely on the Tolstoy short story Vanka.

Orig. Title: Ottaal
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Malayalam
Section: MICHEL
Director: Jayaraj Rajasekharan Nair
Screenplay: Joshy Mangalath, Jayaraj Rajasekharan Nair
Cast: Shine Tom Chacko, Ashanth K Sha, Kumarakom Vasavan
Producer: Antony Kalathil
Sprachfassung: OV with German voice over
Music: Kavalam Narayana Panicker, Sreevalsan J Menon
Director of Photography: MJ Radhakrishnan
Production Design: Ajayan Kattungal
Editor: B Ajithkumar
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
German Distributor:
World Sales:
Production: Director Cutz Film Company Pvt Ltd.
Contact: Appu Bhattathiri, Director Cutz Film Company Pvt Ltd,


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