Highly acclaimed Malayalam anthology Kerala Cafe has been
selected for the screening at Guwahati International Short Film
Festival (GISFF), which will be held for two days from May 02.
Kerala Cafe is one among the 200 films selected from
various languages of the world to be premiered at the Film Fest.
Films from countries like India, Spain, Italy, United Kingdom,
the Netherlands, the United States and Australia will be screened
during the first GISFF. According the director of GISFF, Utpal
Borpujari, the special screening of film Kerala Cafe will
be a major highlight of the Festival.
According the director, a total of 12 short films will compete
for the top movie award at the Festival on 2rd and 3nd May at Assam
State Museum Auditorium, Guwahati. There will be other sections
like World Kaleidoscope, Indian Kaleidoscope and North-East Shorts.
Kerala Cafe is expected to bag at least one award on the
However, Kerala Cafe happens to be the first film in
the history of Malayalam cinema that has huge number of cast and
crew. The movie was conceived by a team of 10 directors, 10
cinematographers, musicians, editors, art directors. Moreover, its
star cast includes almost all the top Malayalam film actors like
Mammootty, Suresh Gopi, Dileep, Jayasurya, Prithviraj, Sreenivasan
and many others.