Recently, Dr Biju lambasted Adoor Gopalakrishnan's most recent
movie Pinneyum, which has Dileep and Kavya Madhavan in the
lead role. The director openly criticized the film stating the
movie to be a bad one.
Interestingly, Adoor Gopalakrishnan gave a reply to Dr Biju
through a popular daily. He stated that Dr Biju is jealous because
he hasn't achieved anything in life and also opined that Dr Biju is
a person who doesn't know anything about films.
Reacting to this statement given by Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Dr
Biju did let out a note on his Facebook page, with the paper
cutting of Adoor Gopalakrishnan's views on Dr Biju.
Take a look at the Facebook post by Dr
The director stated that he never expected Adoor Gopalakrishnan
to react in an insolent manner to a criticism. He also mentioned
that, at present he is the Head of the Health Department of a
district, and by no means Adoor can tarnish the director's image by
saying that he hasn't achieved anything in his life.
The director also made it a point to remind that that he and his
films have received close to 12 international awards in the past 12
years, whereas Adoor Gopalakrishnan has not won a prominent award
in the past 20 years.
He also criticized the attitude of Adoor Gopalakrishnan by
mentioning that the master film-maker despises the awards, when it
is received by someone else.