|Directed by||Venu Nagavalli|
|Written by||Venu Nagavalli|
|Produced by||P. K. R. Pillai|
|Cinematography||K. P. Nambiathiri|
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Kizhakkunarum Pakshi (transl. Bird that rises in the East) is a 1991 Indian Malayalam-language musical tragedy drama film written and directed by Venu Nagavalli and produced by P. K. R. Pillai. It stars Mohanlal, Shankar, Murali, Rekha, Jagathy Sreekumar, Ashokan and Innocent. The music and background score of the film was composed by Raveendran
- Mohanlal as Ananthan / Ananthu
- Rekha as Meera
- Shankar as Gopi Krishnan
- Murali as Johny, Anandhu's Friend
- Nedumudi Venu as Music Director Varma
- Jagathy Sreekumar as Vaidy, Anandhu's Friend
- Jagadish as Anandhu's Friend
- Ashokan as Anandhu's Friend
- Santhosh as Anandhu's Friend
- Jyothi as Nimmy
- Innocent as Panicker
- Kaviyoor Ponnamma as Devu, Ananthu's Mother
- Karamana Janardanan Nair as Krishnan Nampoothiri, Ananthu's Father
- Mala Aravindan as Nanappan
- Nandhu as Anandhu's Friend
- Sankaradi as Ananthu's uncle
- Thikkurissi Sukumaran Nair as former Music director Moorthy
- T. P. Madhavan as Pillai
- Ajayan Adoor
- Sukumari as Doctor Aunty, Nimmy's mother
- Unnimary as Girija, Meera's Mother
Shankar played an antagonistic character for the first time in his career.
- "Souparikamritha Veechikal Padum" - K. J. Yesudas (Raga: Udayaravichandrika of)written by k jayakumar IAS
- "Souparikamritha Veechikal Padum" - Minmini (Raga: Udayaravichandrika)
- "Hey Krishna" - K. S. Chitra, Chorus (Raga: Charukesi)
- "Kizhakunarumpakshi" - K. J. Yesudas, Sujatha, Chorus
- "Aruna Kiranam" - K. J. Yesudas, K. S. Chitra (Raga: Lavangi)
- "Kizhakkunarum Pakshi (1991) - IMDb".
- "Kizhakkunarum Pakshi Cast & Crew, Kizhakkunarum Pakshi Malayalam Movie Cast, Actors, Actress".
- "Kizhakkunarum Pakshi  | കിഴക്കുണരും പക്ഷി ".
- "Souparnikamrutha Veechikal Paadum Malayalam Lyrics". 5 March 2016.
- "Film Critics Award 1991" – via YouTube.