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August Cinema

August Cinema is an Indian film production and distribution company found by actor Prithviraj Sukumaran along with director-cinematographer Santosh Sivan and entrepreneur Shaji Nadesan. Actor Arya joined with the company. Formed in 2010, Head office of August Cinema is situated in Trivandrum, Kerala.

August Cinema
Film production
Film distribution
Industry Entertainment
Motion picture
Founded Trivandrum in 2010

Prithviraj Sukumaran
(At Present not Associated)

Santosh Sivan
Shaji Nadesan
Headquarters Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Key people
Santosh Sivan
Shaji Nadeshan
Mallika Sukumaran (CEO)
Midhun Abraham (CAO)
Viswanath I(Internet Media Manager)
Products Films
Website Official Website

In June 2017 Prithviraj announced through Facebook that he will not be the part of the company any more. He signed off from the Director board and added that he will be always a well wisher for the rest of the directors and company as well.



  • Shaji Nadesan: Indian film producer and actor.
  • Arya


Year Film Role Notes
2011 Urumi Production
Imagine India International Film Festival (Madrid) - Best Film, Kerala State Film Award
2011 Indian Rupee Production
National Film Award - Best Feature Film in Malayalam
Kerala State Film Award - Best Film
2012 Manjadikuru Distribution IFFK 2008 - FIPRESCI Prize for Best Malayalam Film[1][2]
SAIFF 2009 - Grand Jury award for Best Film
Certificate of Appreciation - SCHLINGEL International Film Festival, Germany

Official selection to the 2010 La Rochelle International Film Festival, France.[3]
Official selection to Cinekid Festival, Amsterdam
Official selection to Festival Internacional de Cine Para la Infancia Y La Juventud, Madrid, Spain
Official selection to Indian Panorama - IFFI[4] 13th International Film Festival of Kerala 2008, FIPRESCI Prize for Best Malayalam Film in Malayalam Cinema Today section, 6th South Asian International Film Festival 2009 - Grand Jury award for Best Film

Bachelor Party Distribution
Molly Aunty Rocks! Distribution
2013 5 Sundarikal Distribution
Kadal Kadannu Oru Maathukutty Production
2014 Bangalore Days Distribution

-Asianet Movie Awards- Most Popular Film

7th Day Distribution
Sapthamashree Thaskaraha Production
Iyobinte Pusthakam Distribution Kerala Film Critics Association Awards- Best Film
2015 Lukka Chuppi Distribution
Double Barrel Production
2016 Darvinte Parinamam Production
Anuraga Karikkin Vellam Production
2017 The Great Father Production
2018 Kaly Production
2018 Theevandi Production
Under Post Production
2.0 Distribution Under Pre Production
Pathinettam Padi Production
Under Pre Production
2019 Kunjali Marakkar Production
Under Pre Production


  1. ^ "Awards - Festival Awards 2008". Fipresci. Archived from the original on 2014-10-08. Retrieved 2012-08-05.
  2. ^ "Festival Reports - Kerala 2008 - "Lucky Red Seeds"". Fipresci. Archived from the original on 2013-10-16. Retrieved 2012-08-05.
  3. ^ "അഞ്‌ജലിയുടെ മഞ്ചാടിക്കുരു ഫ്രാന്‍സിലേക്ക്". Movieraga.
  4. ^ "A Panorama of choice". Khaleej Times. 20 October 2012. Retrieved 24 October 2012.

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