Poet O.N.V. Kurup presented the Chalachitra Film Society's 18th
Aravindan Puraskaram to Marathi director Paresh Mokashi on Sunday
at a function in Thiruvananthapuram. Paresh Mokashi's film
Harischandra's Factory has won the award for the best
debutant director in the country.
Aravindan's close friends Tandem Gopalakrishnan and K.
Purushothaman were present. Both of them shared their memories with
Aravindan. Mokashi said that he was privileged to receive this
award and that there was an idea to dub the film to other regional
languages including Malayalam.
Jury chairman Lenin Rajendran introduced Mokashi. Chalachitra
president Raj Mohan welcomed the gathering.