Crocodile Love story- First Malayalam film to use Animatronics technology

Crocodile Love Story will be the first Malayalam film ever to use state of the art animatronics technology. Animatronics are basically machines which can animate.

We are witnessing a radical change in Malayalam cinema with the flow of a number of young talents .New themes, newer techniques of storytelling and fresh faces had begun to rewrite the success mantra for Malayalam cinema. Another film that follows this path is the film “Crocodile Love Story“.

`Crocodile Love Story‘ is the directorial debut of Anoop Ramesh, the son of the Trivandrum Corporation Mayor Smt Chandrika. The film with the theme of romantic comedy tells the story of a girl who falls in love with a fat man while their parents are against their affair. Eventually couple escapes and reaches a forest, where they have to face an encounter with a crocodile that was not ready to give up without a fight.

Crocodile Love Story will be the first Malayalam film ever to use state of the art animatronics technology. Animatronics are basically machines which can animate. The main advantage of animatronics over CGI (Computer-generated imagery) and stop motion is that the simulated creature has a physical presence moving in front of the camera in real time. Steven Spielberg used animatronics technology in his film “Jurassic Park” in 1993 to create life like dinosaurs.

Praveen Prem and Avanthika will play the lead character in the movie. Praveen Prem who is famous for his performance in the film Tournament has acted in several other films including Snehaveedu, Kadhathudarunnu, Hero, Naughty Professor and Idiots. Avanthika Mohan who debuted in lead role with ‘Yakshi Faithfully Yours’ will also be seen in Mr.Bean (Malayalam).

The Pooja function of the movie was held at Trivandrum on 2nd January. The film will be shot at locations including Rameswaram and Malampuzha. Crocodile Love Story is written by Sabari Sanker, and will be produced by Anurag Motion Pictures.

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