Virus VFX Featurette

VIRUS | 2019 | Malayalam | Feature Film


Virus is a 2019 Indian Malayalam-language medical thriller film co-produced and directed by Aashiq Abu set against the backdrop of the 2018 Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala. The film was written by Muhsin Parari, Sharfu, and Suhas. The ensemble cast includes Kunchacko Boban, Asif Ali, Parvathy, Tovino, Rahman, Indrajith Sukumaran, Indrans, Soubin Shahir, Sreenath Bhasi, Dileesh Pothan, Rima Kallingal, Madonna Sebastian, Ramya Nambeeshan, Joju George, and Revathi.

Music by Sushin Shyam
Cinematography Rajeev Ravi
Additional Cinematography:
Shyju Khalid
Edited by Saiju Sreedharan
OPM Cinemas
Release date
  • 7 June 2019
Running time
152 minutes

Principal photography took place from January to February 2019 in a single schedule shot extensively in Government Medical College, Kozhikode.