Parava (English: Bird) is a Malayalam drama film directed by Soubin Shahir with a script jointly written by Shahir and Muneer Ali. It is Shahir's directorial debut film and stars Amal Shah, Govind V. Pai and Shane Nigam in the lead roles, along with an extended cameo appearance by Dulquer Salmaan. Principal photography began at Fort Kochi, Ernakulam on 1 June 2016. The film was released on 21 September 2017. Soubin Shahir won the Special Jury Award in the Asianet Film Awards for directing the film.