Thooval kottaram (malayalam: തൂവല് കൊട്ടാരം, english: feather palace) is a 1996 indian malayalam film directed by sathyan anthikad and written by a. k. lohithadas. it stars jayaram, sukanya, manju warrier, oduvil unnikrishnan, murali, and babu swamy. the music was composed by johnson. the film was a commercial success and played 300 days in theatres. jayaram won his first kerala state film award, a special jury award, for his role as mohanachandra poduval.