Pollachi was indeed a popular filming destination known for its picturesque landscape. It is located in the Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu, India.
Pollachi is often referred to as the “Coconut Capital” of Tamil Nadu due to its extensive coconut groves. The town is surrounded by lush green fields, rolling hills, and scenic countryside, making it an ideal setting for outdoor shoots.
The presence of diverse natural locations like waterfalls, forests, and farmlands further adds to its appeal as a shooting spot.
The comparison of Pollachi to “mini Kottambakkam” suggests that it is gaining recognition and popularity similar to Kottambakkam, a neighborhood in Chennai known for its film studios and shooting spots.
It indicates that Pollachi is becoming a hub for film production, attracting filmmakers and actors alike.
Athuparai Water Cascade is formed over a check dam built on the Aliyar River. This place became famous because of the Tamil movie Winner as few scenes were shot here.
- Sethumadai shooting house
- Visiri song shooting spot in pollachi
- Suryavamsam house in pollachi
- Winner movie shooting spot in pollachi
- Athuparai pollachi
- Movies shot in pollachi
- Mettukudi movie shooting spot
- Outdoor photoshoot places in pollachi
- Aliyar Dam Nearby Places
Industry sources estimate around 1500 and more movies must have been shoot in pollachi.
MGR’s Malai kallan in 1956 to Devar Magan,Bombay shoots were done in Pollachi areas