The Elephant Whisperers: Where To Watch Guneet Monga's Oscar Winning Documentary About The Mudhumalai Couple

The documentary film 'The Elephant Whispers' was shortlisted for 10 categories in the prestigious 95th Oscars. This caused joy among the Mudhumalai Pagans.

The Elephant Whisperers

28 domesticated elephants are being cared for in Mudumalai Tiger Reserve, Nilgiris district. The forest department is taking care of the wild elephants who suffer separation from the mother in the forest and wild elephants that enter the town and turn them into kumki. In this, the young elephants who are separated from their mothers are rescued by the forest department and brought to the camp. Baby elephants are reared under the supervision of a medical team consisting of Pagans and Veterinarians.

In 2017 Raghu and 2019 Bommi baby elephants came to the camp. It was maintained by Bomman, a member of the tribe, and his wife Belli. A female director from Ooty made a documentary on this in 2019 called The Elephant Whispers.

The documentary film 'The Elephant Whispers' was shortlisted for 10 categories in the prestigious 95th Oscars. This caused joy among the Mudhumalai Pagans. In this situation, the documentary short film 'The Elephant Whisperers', a documentary film about a couple from Nilgiri district who care for elephants, has won the Oscar award for Best Documentary Short Subject today at the 95th Oscar award ceremony held in Los Angeles.

'The Elephant Whispers', a documentary short film about Bomman and Bommi, a couple from Mudumalai, Nilgiris, who take care of 2 baby elephants who have lost their mother, has won an Oscar award. 'The Elephant Whispers' documentary short directed by Karthiki Kunselves and producer Gunet Monaco won the Oscar.

The 40-minute documentary film 'The Elephant Whisperers' is available on Netflix India under 'Science & Nature Docs' category. Go for it. You will love it.

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