The story of Kalimannu was born from a concept of a baby in the womb talking to its mother using footage shot live for many months through Swetha Menon’s pregnancy.
Inspired by the Puranic story of Abhimanyu and his mother Subhadra, the director portrays the journey of exploration in the relationship between a mother and a child before and after it is born.
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This is the first Indian movie to use footages of natural childbirth. In order to cover various stages of pregnancy, the movie was shot in different schedules throughout Swetha Menon’s pregnancy. Read More