JALLIKATTU Tamil MOVIE AND THE HARVARD TAMIL CHAIR signed an agreement
It’s a moment of great pride for the filmmakers of JALLIKATTU 5-23rd Jan 2017 as they have associated with the Harvard Tamil Chair formed to promote the language of Tamil.
The Producer Nirupama of Ahimsa productions along with the Co-producer Ganapathy Murugesh recently met the two main donors Dr Vijay Janakiraman and Dr Sundaresan Sambandam along with the Treasurer of the Harvard Tamil Chair MR Kumar Kumarappan at San Francisco, USA.
There are two significant moments that brought together people with the love for Tamil and it’s culture and tradition in recent times. first it was the Jallikattu uprising in January 2017 and most recently The Harvard Tamil Chair. It’s a glorious moment that the filmmakers of this Jallikattu uprising and the founder members of the Harvard Tamil Chair have come together for the love of the language and the richness of this Tamil culture.
It was agreed that a part of the proceeds from special screenings of the Tamil feature film Jallikattu 5-23rd 2017 will be donated towards the Harvard Tamil Chair. The Tamil feature Jallikattu 5-23rd Jan 2017 centers around the Jallikattu uprising that made the world notice Tamil Nadu and has been extensively filmed in Marina, different parts of Tamil Nadu and across the globe.
It is directed by Santhosh Gopal and produced by Nirupama of Ahimsa productions. The first single track of the film was recently launched at the excavation site near Keezhadi. The second track of the film will be launched at the prestigious Harvard University, USA on Feb 11th 2018.