KOCHI: Opposition leader V S Achuthanandan will attend the screening of ‘Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal’ (Birds with Large Wings), a film on the lives of ‘endosulfan’ victims, at the IFFK scheduled to begin on Friday.
The Opposition leader, whose intervention in the endosufan issue in Kasargod is highlighted in the film, will attend the screening on December 7. The film, written and directed by Dr Biju, is based on the real-life story of a village in Kasargod.
The health issues faced by the people due to abuse of the pesticide in cashew plantations is highlighted in the film. The film will hit theatres in the State on Friday.