Noted filmmakers Adoor Gopalakrishnan and Shaji N Karun have welcomed the decision to stage the 25th International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) at multiple venues.
Though the festival will witness a change in regular schedule due to Covid, its draw as a premier event remains intact
The government decision to conduct the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) at four centres across the state in view of the Covid situation has triggered a debate.
The postponed 25th edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) will be held at four centres in February.
We had reported earlier that the 25th International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) would take place on February 12-19.
1956, which was written and edited by Don, is set against the backdrop of land reforms in Kerala.
With Unlock 5.0 relaxations, reopening cinemas with fifty per cent audience is allowed.
The Festival will follow the guidelines of the Government of Kerala prevailing at that time.
In view of the COVID-19 situation, the deadline for submitting films has been revised. Films completed between September 1, 2019 and August 31, 2020 would be eligible to apply for the fest.
Debutant Goutham Soorya’s independent film Sleeplessly Yours has been released on YouTube.
In these times when the narrative of history is being altered, silence is also a form of resistance, writer NS Madhavan said.
The final day of IFFK will showcase three films in the International Competition section.
Having enthralled movie-lovers for the past seven days, the 22nd edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala draws to a close on Friday.
The actor won the Golden Peacock award at the IFFI 2017 for her performance in Malayalam film 'Take Off' on the struggles of Kerala nurses in war torn Iraq.