Kerala State Chalachitra Academy (KSCA) has decided to introduce
online booking for balcony seats at venue theatres of the 13th
International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) to be held from
December 12 to 19. The decision was taken to avoid rush at theatres
just before the screening time during the festival.
Delegates will also be able to access the internet from the
venue theatres, where internet kiosks will be set up exclusively
for the delegates who can book the seats a day or two days in
advance, Academy Chairman K.R. Mohanan has said to a national
However, the Academy is yet to decide whether it should directly
put up the kiosks or seek the service of an external agency for the
purpose. More than 7,000 delegates attended the festival last year,
and the number is expected to increase this year. Meanwhile, online
delegate reservation for the 13th IFFK has already begun. The last
date for registration is November 30th.
Malayalam films to be screened during the festival are Renjth's
Thirakkatha, M. Mohanan's Kadha Parayumbol,
Madhupal's Thalappavu, Rupesh Paul's Laptop, T.V.
Chandran's Vilapangalkkappuram, Anjali Menon's
Manjadikkuru and Jayaraj's Gulmohar.