A Talk with the ‘Vision of LENS’

Conversation with Jayaprakash Radhakrishnan, director of the multilingual movie ‘LENS’

About Lens – the movie

Description : Aravind gets a friend request from ‘Nikky’, a complete stranger. He accepts the request and they begin to video-chat. The new friend has a bizarre request – To commit suicide, while Aravind watches live. Does Aravind have a choice?
The film is a hostage drama set in the world of video-chat rooms. Thematically the story revolves around the lust for voyeurism in the digital world and its consequences. The film was shot live while the actors lived their parts over SKYPE.

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CUSAT Ranked 3rd in the State and 55th best in Nation

Cochin University and Science and Technology has been ranked 3rd in Kerala, and 55th in the whole nation among Engineering Institutions. The rankings have been provided National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) which is approved by MHRD and launched by Honorable Minister of Human Resource Development on 29th September, 2015. According to the list the top Institutes in India are,

  1. Indian Institute Of Technology, Madras
  2. Indian Institute Of Technology, Bombay
  3. Indian Institute Of Technology, Kharagpur

and the top institutes in Kerala are,

  1. Amrita School Of Engineering (Ranked 31)
  2. National Institute Of Technology, Calicut (Ranked 35)
  3. Cochin University Of Science And Technology-Cochin (Ranked 55)

The rankings are based on “Teaching, Learning and Resources”, “Research and Professional Practices”, “Graduation Outcomes”, “Outreach and Inclusivity” and “Perception” from 2012 to 2015 academic years.

College Ranking

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Sargam 2016 – Promo video

Here is a promo video of Sargam 2016, The arts festival of CUSAT that is happening on 16,17,18,19,20 March 2016.

Promo video of Sargam 2016


Video Credits :

  • Concept & Direction:
    Anees Muhammed
    Nithin Salam
    Sreejesh Bonzle
    Saami Vaas
  • Cinematography : SAamivaas Photography


  • Composing & Lead vocal : Hari Krishnan
  • Violin : Nikhil Pn
  • Piano & Arrangement : Arun Vijay
  • Additional vocals : RajKiran TR Rijul Pallikkal
  • Guitar :Remin Jose
  • Programmed mixed & mastered : Binesh Devnath
  • Sound recordist : Jibu Sivanandan Philip Joseph
  • Recorded at : Sreeragam studios
  • Co-ordinated by : Sreejesh Bonzle Mansoor Ali Nithin Salam ‪Saanju‬ ‪Ajo‬ Nichal Johnson Kanjirathinkal


Extra : Download the Sargam 2016 theme MusicHere