IFFK 2006

11TH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF KERALA
DECEMBER 8-15, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM

AWARDS

SUVARNA CHAKORAM

BEST FILM
Angel’s Fall
Director: Semih Kaplanoglu
Country: Turkey- Greece| Language: Turkish
BEST FILM
Forever Flows
Director: Abu Sayeed
Country: Bangladesh | Language: Bangla

RAJATHA CHAKORAM
BEST DIRECTOR
Asghar Farhadi
Film: Fireworks Wednesday
Country: Iran | Language: Farsi
BEST DEBUT DIRECTOR
Prassana Jayakody
Film: Sankara
Country: Srilanka | Language: Sinhala

SPECIAL JURY MENTION
Film: Whispering of the Gods
Director: Tatsushi Omori
Country: japan | Language: Japanese
AUDIENCE PRIZE
Film: The Violin
Director: Francisco Vargas
Country: Mexico| Language: spanish
FIPRESCI AWARD
Film: Forever Flows
Director: Abu Sayeed
Country: Bangladesh | Language: Bangla
NETPAC AWARD
Film: Sankara
Director: Prassana Jayakody
Country: srilanka | Language: Sinhala

 

IFFK JURY
Patricio Guzman (Chairman)
Julie Christie
Elia Suleiman
Darrell James Roodt
Revathy
FIPRESCI JURY
Hubert Niogret
Ranjanee Rathnavibhushane
Sudhir Vasudeo Nandgaonkar
JURY NETPAC
Tikoy Aguiluz
Ajaz Gul
Girish Kasaravalli

SECTIONS / PACKAGES

IFFK COMPETITION
MALAYALAM CINEMA TODAY
INDIAN CINEMA TODAY
WORLD CINEMA
JURY FILMS
SHORT FICTION, SHORT DOCUMENTARIES
FEATURE LENGTH DOCUMENTARIES
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RETROSPECTIVES
Adoor Gopalakrishnan – Auteur Extraordinaire
Glauber Rocha – The Rebellious Youth of Cinema
Louis Malle – Louis New Wave Mall
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CONTEMPORARY MASTERS
Abderrahmane Sissako –
The Griot of the New Age
Albert Dupontel
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COUNTRY FOCUS
Video Vision Films : Introspecting South Africa
Early Iranian Cinemas
Arab short films and documentaries
French Comedies – Laugh Out Loud
Short films from Spain
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HOMAGE
Sven Nykvist:In Reverence of Light & Darkness
Pavithran – Loveable Anarchist
Srividhya – Remembering an Enchantress
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ANIMATION FILMS – Animate Your Imagination
DIPLOMA FILMS- Films of students
from films schools

CREDITS

Chairman 8: Festival Director, IFFK: KR. Mohanan
Vice Chairman : V.K. Joseph
Member Secretary & Executive Director, IFFK :
Dr. K.S. Sreekumar Treasurer : Geetha Devi
(Addl. Secretary, Cultural Dept)
IFFK Deputy Director & Artistic Director
Bina Paul Venugopal
Programme Manager/Hospitality : Louis Mathew
Print Coordinator : Gopeekrishna
Technical & Scheduling : B.M. Suresh Liaison,
S B. Narayanan Nair
Festival Assistant : Neelima Aryan
Festival Cell: Venukuttan Nair, P S. Sivakumar,
S. Pramodkumar, B. Shibu. S. Omana, K. Ravikumar.
K. Harikumar, A. Velappan Pillai, Mary Ninan, D.
Jayakumari, Thara Jane Paul. Sashikala,
S. Sankarankutty
Hospitality Assistant : Priya Gopal
Delegate Pass Cell : FFSI (South West) Region
Press Relations Officers : K. Manoj Kumar,
A.S. Santhosh Kumar, Manoj Puthiyavila
Festival Programmers : Alessandra Speciale, Gonul
Colin‘Donmez. Rada Sesic, Uma Da Cunha, Rosa Carillo,
Iranian Package curated by Gonul Colin~Donmez Arab
Shorts & Documentaries curated by lntishal Al Timimi
Signature Film : Lenin Rajendran
Poster Design Razi
Opening Ceremony: Incredible Kerala –
Conceived & Directed by Soorya Krishnamoorthy
Exhibition: Razak Kottakal (Adoor Gopalakrishnan)
Ravindran (Silent Cinema), R N. Menon Paintings
(MACTA Art Directors Union)
Software Support : Anirudhan Nilamel
Volunteers : Students of KlTTS, Trivandrum
Festival Book
Chief Editor Dr. KS. Sreekumar (Secretary, KSCA)
Executive Editor : Dr. C. S. Venkiteswaran
Sub Committee Chairman : C. Bhaskaran
Vice Chairman : Sunny Joseph
Convener : Punathil Kunhabdulla Coordinator : Bina
Paul Venugopal Members : Rose Mary, K.K. Chandran.
Prof. VN. Murali. Dr.K. Abdul Azees Book Team:
K. Saju, EM. Shibin, Santhosh George Editorial Support
KR. Manoi, Rajeev, Shahina, Prasanth Kumar, Anoop
Chandran, MA. Leju, Ranjini Krishnan
Design : B. Privaranjanlal, Sreevasudeva Bhattathiri
Word Processing : Sreedevi, B. Sivaprasad
Production : Mediact, Thiruvananthapuram