Bommalollu, The Puppeteers – Trailer
Chekka Bommalata is a wooden string puppetry tradition from the state of Telangana in India. With only two troupes and its artists into their 60’s, the folk art form is on the brink of extinction. This film follows one of the troupes and tries to explore their hope in keeping it alive.
Project funded by: Department of Language and Culture, Government of Telangana, India
Produced by: Chitralekha Studios Pvt. Ltd.
Colour Correction: Vamsi Krishna Raavi
Sound Mixing: Krishna Raju
Location Sound: Vamshi Krishna
Production: Srinivas, Rakesh Reddy
Additional Camera: Sashi Rachakonda, Bharat Vyas
Additional Editing: Sudhan, Atiq
Camera: Balu Sandilyasa
Editor & Co-director: Amarnath Sandipamu
Director: Ajit Nag