Manhole: Trailer

Vidhu Vincent‘s Manhole which was part of the recent edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK 2016) is now in the news for bagging 2 prestigious Kerala State Film Awards, Best Film as well as the Best Director awards. Produced by Vincent M.P, Manhole is written by Umesh Omanakuttan and has music by…

The 47th Kerala State Film Awards: Complete List of Winners

Earlier today in Thiruvananthapuram the 47th Kerala State Film Awards (for the year 2016) were announced by minister A.K.Balan. Films like Rajeev Ravi’s Kammatipaadam, Johnpaul George’s Guppy, Vinod Mankara’s Kambhoji and Dr.Biju’s Kaadu Pookkunna Neram were the major winners at the Kerala State Film Awards bestowed by the Kerala State Chalachitra Academy.

Trailer of Jayaraj’s “Veeram”

Veeram is a forthcoming Malayalam movie and a epic historical drama written and directed by National Award winning writer-director Jayaraj. It is an adaptation of William Shakespeare‘s play, Macbeth, and is the fifth installment in Jayaraj’s Navarasa series. The film, which also takes inspirations from the Vadakkan Pattukal (Northern Ballads) of North Malabar region in Kerala…

Sexy Durga: Trailer

Sanal Kumar Sasidharan who has made Malayalam films like Oraalppokkam (2014) and Ozhivudivasathe Kali (2016), both of which have fetched Kerala State Awards is now in the news for his 3rd film, Sexy Durga. Winner of the Hivos Tiger Award at the prestigious International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) this year as well as the DI…

The Best of Indian Cinema in 2016: A Perspective

Let me begin by honestly admitting that 2016 was a lukewarm year for Indian Cinema, at least that would be something that I firmly believe in. Be it Bollywood/Hindi cinema or any of the regional language film industries, things were largely subdued for a major part of the year. Be it businesswise or with respect…