The Elephant Whispers: The documentary short film ‘The Elephant Whispers’, which won the Oscar Awards, is being praised everywhere. After winning the Oscar Award, the film has dominated social media. The beautiful relationship between humans and animals is shown in this 39-minute film. But do you know that the journey of making this movie has been quite interesting?
What is the theme of the story of the film?
‘The Elephant Whispers’ is directed by Karthik Gonsalves, while its producer is Guneet Monga. The short film tells the story of a South Indian couple, Boman and Bailey, who take care of a small orphaned elephant named Raghu. This documentary film has been made in the Tamil language, which can be seen on Netflix.
How many years did it take for the film to be made?
To say, ‘The Elephant Whispers’ is a 39-minute picture. But Kartiki Gonsalves and Guneet Monga worked hard for five whole years to make it. The director of the film closely observed the lives of Boman and Bailey for five years. Every minute detail was carefully observed, which resulted in it being portrayed beautifully in the film.
Different moments of Raghu were recorded to capture the shot. In this way, about 450 hours of footage was captured.
The film shows the bonding of baby elephants with human
‘The Elephant Whispers’ was released on December 8, 2022. The bonding between humans and the baby elephant is shown in this movie. How a couple takes care of an elephant like their own child. Along with this, the importance of nature has also been shown very well in the film.