Swathi Thirunal

Swathi Thirunal

Director Lenin Rajendran / India/1987/Colour/133’/Malayalam 

Swathi Thirunal takes over the throne of Travancore from his aunt Gowri Pavrvathy Bayi at the age of sixteen and becomes the legendary composer of Carnatic and Hindustani music. Swathi Thirunal’s biography is then shown against the backdrop of the music that he himself has composed. The movie ends with his death in 1846.

Director and Screenplay Lenin Rajendran
Producer Chitranjali Studios
DoP Madhu Ambat
Editor Ravi
Music M B Sreenivasan

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