A House from Kerala

Sudesh Unniraman has been a documentary filmmaker for 20 odd yrs now and has filmed some fascinating topics like Unusual Indian Businesses for BBC, The Luxury Trains of India for Discovery Channel and Sonepur ka Mela– the biggest animal fair in Asia. But I’d like to throw some light on his film A House from Kerala which is being screened today– 21st…

The charakkam adornments

  One day as I happened to be exchanging notes with Aditi Prakash the designer and owner of Pure Ghee Designs (a niche brand which uses rich Indian textiles for handbags) mentioned her friend Rosalind Pereira, who had been quietly encouraging and engaging grass root level artisans (patuas-the jewellery stringers from U.P.) to revive their…