Film director Sajan Kurian passes away – Film director Sajan Kurian passes away during shoot in Ladakh
Film director Sajan Kurian passes away
Malayalam film director Sajan Kurian (33) passed away in Ladakh owing to the extreme cold condition prevailing there. He is commonly known in the film fraternity as Sajan Samaya.The death occurred during the shoot of his movie Bibleo starring Shine Tom in the lead. The film, a fantasy thriller, was a film adaptation of his recent novel Bibleo, which was released recently. Ram Mohan is producer of the movie and is dubbed to be the first psychological fantasy thriller.Ladakh is a cold desert with an extremely low temperature of minus 24 degrees. Due to the bitter cold condition, Sajan suffered uneasiness and was rushed to a nearby hospital but could not be saved. Shooting for the movie was almost complete. Joy Mathew, who is also starring in the movie, had finished his shooting schedule and returned a few days back from Ladakh.Belonging to Thrissur, Sajan had directed movies earlier but the films never saw the light of the day. Sajan had directed two films namely `The Last Vision’ and `Dancing Death’ starring Pasupathi and Jagadish in the lead role.