Bala’s protege on his debut project

Adhiroopan, who assisted Bala in Naan Kadavul (2009), has turned director with Shanthnu’s Mupparimanam. The young director learnt about the techniques of screenplay and script-writing from Bala. While GV Prakash has composed the music, Mupparimanam was extensively shot in and around Pollachi, Alleppey and Challakudy.