‘Adyem Poothyem’ ,a film produced by the students of Chingapuram C.K.G.Memorial Higher Secondary School has bagged two awards in the 20th All India Children’s Educational Audio Video Festival 2015 (AICEAV 2015),jointly organised by the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) and the Central Institute of Educational Technology (CIET) held in New Delhi,recently.
The film tells the story of friendship between boys and girls in a positive way.
The title of the film Adyem Poothyem ( Start again) is a colloquial term used by children during their games in Malabar.The film bagged the best film and the best script awards.
Thira,the film club at this school took the initiative to make this movie ,a reality,with the financial contributions received from parents and local community.
The full-hearted support of the school management and Staff also helped to complete the project.
Adhyem Poothyem raises a relevant question in contemporary society regarding gender discrimination
When friendships and companion-ships too become compartmentalized on the basis of gender,the film questions the society’s attitude on friendships.Still, the society taboos even the good friendly relations between girls and boys.
Girls are getting tuned in a manner where she suffers a sort of inferiority complex.It is applicable in her school,house and playgrounds.The film points out the society’s role in this system of bringing up children.
Roshan, Krishnendu, Aswanth, Amal Raj, Ajay Kumar, Manu Nath, Devanath, Hafis Abhinav, Akshay Sharoon, the students belong to the film club acted in various roles along with Jaya Krishnan Sathyan Mudra, Muhammad Eravattur, Balachandran N ewmen’s,Ratheesh Malayil, Usha Chandra Babu,Sathi .
Maneesh Yathra is the director and K.Ranjith ,the script writer of Adhyem Poothyem.
Meanwhile, the school team could not attend the award distribution ceremony due to the delayed message on the part of the NCERT, New Delhi said CK.G.M.H.S.S authorities during a press meet in Kozhikode.
E.K.Ajith Master, Valsaraj .P,Krishnendu B.K,Roshan, Headmistress Baby Vinodini, K.Ranjith,E.Suresh Babu ManeeshYathra took part in the press meet.