After Nanban , it was wrongly reported that Shankar's next film would be called Therdal. Kumbakonam , Tamil Nadu , India. Shankar is known to favor certain actors and actresses in the industry, and has often worked with them on multiple films. Best Feature Film First prize. Parthiepan Bala Vikraman Rahman , the film's music composer continued to work with Shankar in his following 6 directorial ventures. He usually collaborates with composer A.