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Jul 32019
A film festival organised in connection with the ninth death anniversary of music director and singer M.G. Radhakrishnan got under way at Bharat Bhavan on Tuesday.
A short film encapsulating the life and works of cultural activist Soorya Krishnamoorthy will be screened at Tagore Theatre. The 45-minute film, which has been produced by some of Soorya Krishnamoorthy’s mentors, colleagues and disciples, is unique in that its central subject does not make an on-screen appearance and it moves forward through narratives by people who have worked with him closely.
Kalam hosts an acting workshop led by actor and writer Jayaprakash Kulur. He is an actor and writer, known for Aidondla Aidu (2011), Aidu Ondala Aidu (2010) and Basmati Blues (2017). Open to those aged 14 and above. Venue: Kalam, Kannammoola, Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. Date: June 24 to 27, 2019. Time: 6 pm to 9 pm. Contact: 8593033111.
Deliverance 2019 a scene dominated by music from the movies. A gathering to celebrate the work of hardworking independent bands around the country. The second edition of the much-acclaimed music festival will happen on the 30th of June 2019.  The lineup for 2019 includes OLAM (Fort Kochi). Primal Abuse (Hyderabad). SteelRush (Mumbai). DIRGE (Mumbai). Ticketed event. Entry - 500/-
Music enthusiasts are in for a treat as there "Fête de la Musique" is back with its 38th edition. Also known as World Music Day, the day dedicated to the promotion of music. Alliance Française de Trivandrum and Bharat Bhavan observe the day with a concert by students of Sangeetha Bharathi, G Devarajan Master Music Academy, Devaragapuram and Alappuzha Sreekumar Foundation at Mall of Travancore. Popular folk-alternative rock band Thakara will also be performing.
Enjoy Kathakali, Koodiyattam and Nangiarkoothu performances organised by Margi. Watch a staging of Bakavadham, a Kathakali play written by Kottayam Thampuran. While Bakavadham Part I will be performed on June 24, Bakavadham Part II will be staged the following day. Seethaswayamvaram, an episode from Sreekrishnacharitham Nangiarkoothu, is on June 26.
The 12th International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala (IDSFFK) which will be held in Thiruvananthapuram during 21-26 June 2019.
Darklights concepts presenting their first live concert by Gowry Lekshmi & Crew at Safa Convention Centre. 
Lenin Balawadi hosts second-anniversary celebrations of Melodies and Memories, monthly karaoke session by Alive. Singer Rajalakshmy to attend the celebrations. Rajalakshmy is a playback singer and made her mark in the Malayalam film music industry by winning the Kerala State Film Award for the Best Playback Singer in 2011. She was nominated to the National Film Awards 2009 for the film Kuttysrank, directed by Shaji N. Karun. She has won the Kerala State Sangeetha Nataka Academy for the Best Playback Singer in 2004. She has also lent her voice to Tamil and Kannada movies.
The Reading Room Trivandrum hosts the second edition of the exclusive Harry Potter event for children, Rennervate 2.0! This edition focuses on the second book: Chamber of Secrets by JK Rowling. 
 Thapovanam hosts a violin concert by Lina Bahn and Carnatic violinist SR Vinu.

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Jun 252019
Veyil Marangal (Trees Under the Sun), directed by Bijukumar Damodaran, won the award for ‘Outstanding Artistic Achievement’ at the 22nd Shanghai International Film Festival, becoming the first Indi