Seven films to be screened in honour of Sarada

Seven films to be screened in honour of Sarada

 

The 24th International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) will honour two-time National Award winning actress Urvasi Sarada, by screening seven of her most celebrated films in the Retrospective category.

 

Ace Filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan, director of Swayamavaram, will inaugurate the segment at Sree theatre in the presence of Sarada today (07/12/2019) at 6:15 pm.

 

Swayamvaram (One’s Own Choice), directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan, will be the opening film in this category. The other six films are Adoor’s ‘Elipathayam’, K.S.Sethumadhavan’s ‘Yakshi’, P.Bhaskaran’s ‘Iruttinte Athmavu’, Mooladhanam, Bharathan’s ‘Oru Minnaminuginte Nurunguvettam’ and A.Vincent’s ‘Thulabharam’.

 

Diego Maradona’ Special Screening
at Nishagandhi

 

The life of the legandary football player Diego Maradona will be brought to the big screen at the Nishagandhi auditorium at 12.15 am on December 7. ‘Diego Maradona’, the British documentary by Asif Kapadia, takes a look into the life of the controversial football player.

The movie is an essay on sporting greatness and human fallibility. Asif Kapadia proves that he is a master story teller by portraying a well-balanced cautionary tale on the pitfalls of fame and glory.

The film was screened in the out-of-competition category at the 2019 Cannes film festival held recently. The film is expected to be a midnight treat for all football lovers.

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