Murals of Kerala
Duration : 30 minutes 28 seconds
Produced by IGNCA
The film explores the vanishing ritualistic and artistic heritage of the frescos of Kerala temples. It highlights the ritual austerities, performed by artists, while creating those sacred murals; touches upon “Dhūlicitra” created out of five natural colours names white, black, yellow, red and green; and, explores the various mythological storylines in varied colour temperatures. It looks at the integration of painted two-dimensional and three dimensional, sculpted and architectural surfaces.