Director : Remya Rajeev / 03:41 mins / India / 2018

Synopsis: Kathakali is something Mathu has been hearing about all through his childhood. One fine summer day, his mother finally takes him to the temple for a performance. But what he encounters there is beyond one’s comprehension.

Director’s Bio: Remya Rajeev is a final year Animation Cinema student at the Satyajit Ray Film And Television Institute, Kolkata. She hails from Trivandrum, Kerala. Akam was done as a part of a short-film project at the Institute and this is her first film.