The Malayalam movie ‘Gaganachari’ has garnered attention at many international film festivals. The movie is directed by Arun Chandra and produced under the banner of Ajith Vinayak Films. The movie has been selected to twelve international film festivals across the world.
The movie won best feature film at the Art Blocks International Film Festival held at Copenhagen. It also won the Silk Road Award. It also won the best science fiction feature film and the best producer.
The movie entered the final round at the Vesuvius International Film Festival at Italy and also at the New York International Film Festival.
The movie has been selected to Fantasy/Science Fiction and Screenplay Festival at Chicago, American Golden Picture International Film Festival, Filmesque Cine Fest, New York. Lift off Film Maker Sections, 8 Hall Film Festival, and Five Continents International Film Festival.
The main characters of Gaganachari are portrayed by Gokul Suresh, Anarkali Marrikar, Aju Varghese, and KB Ganesh Kumar. The movie is made in the mockumentary style. The film was written by Siva Sai, and Arun Chandra. The choreography was by Surjith S Pai.
Siva and Arun Chandra were assistant directors of famous movie director Priyadarshan.
The music score for the move Gaganachari was done by Sankar Sharma and the lyrics was written by Manu Manjith. The action sequence was done by stunt master, Phoenix Prabhu. The graphics of the movie was done by Meraki studios.
This experiential movie was shot during the lockdown period and had to face many challenges. All the Covid protocols were followed during the shooting.