Onmanorama's News Documentary 'Greener Pastures - Three Unique Farmers, One Story', which won the 'Best Documentary Short Film' award at the Indo-French International Film Festival 2021 and Madras Independent Film Festival, has received the 'Official Entry' in the Golden Tree International Documentary Festival in Germany.
The first news documentary produced by Onmanorama, the English news website of Malayala Manorama, had earlier received the 'Official Entry' Docs Without Borders Film Festival in the United States.
'Greener Pastures' brings out the story of three unique farmers from Kerala - Kumbhamma, Sreedharan and Arun Kumar, who share an overwhelming passion for farming and self-reliance.
Celebrating their extraordinary contributions in the field of agriculture, the Kerala government introduced a special category in the Kerala State Agriculture Awards in 2021.
The documentary is shot and directed by Sruthi S Menon and Sajesh Mohan. Alex Pappachan has done the Sound Design and Editing of the documentary.