Ernakulam

Ranjini Krishnan

Grant Period: One year

For the creation of an experimental video art piece to be included in an installation. Drawing from experiences of women from Kerala in the nuptial chamber, the video tries to address the psychic significance of the ‘wedding night’ in their lives. It pushes the boundaries between the academic and artistic realms of cinema, art and psychology. The outcome of the project will be a 15 to 20 minute experimental video. The deliverables to IFA with the Final Report will be the video, rush footage, production stills, art works, interviews generated as part of the project and media reports. Grant funds will pay for costs towards an honorarium, professional fees, hire of studio and equipment, travel, materials and publicity, refreshments, and an accountant’s fee.