The Tradition of Cinema and the Tradition in Cinema - A Cultural analysis based on the history of Malayalam Cinema
Author Name : Santhosh H.K
This essay seeks to analyze the evolution of Malayalam cinema by linking it with the evolution of Malayalee social identity. Here we examine how a narrative tradition that reaffirms traditional feudal values has evolved in cinema and is rooted in a caste-centric and patriarchal ideology.
Keyword: Film studies, Malayali Visual Culture,Tradition, Identity.