John Abraham

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John Abraham (India, 1937), who had been assistant to Mani Kaul on Uski Roti (1969), directed only four films, all in Malayalam except one: Vidhyarthikale Ithile Ithile (1972), Agraharathil Kazhuthai (1977), written in Tamil by Venkat Swaminathan and inspired by Robert Bresson's Au Hasard Balthazar, Cheriyachante Kroorakrithyangal (1979), and Amma Ariyan/ Report to Mother (1986), the latter an experiment of the Odessa Collective that he had formed in 1984. He died in 1987.

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