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Short film on man-elephant conflict in Tamil Nadu receives international praise

The Hindu | 09/01/2022 06:59 PM | Click to read full article

“One of the most startling things we observed while filming this movie, is how humans are completely altering elephant behavior in different landscapes,” says Santhosh Krishnan, one of the directors of the film “Kaliru”.

A documentary, charting problematic human-elephant interactions in some of the most conflict-prone landscapes of Tamil Nadu, is garnering plenty of attention and acclaim by conservationists in India and abroad. It has won and been nominated for multiple short film awards,