Kaadu Pookkunna Neram, the Dr. Biju movie, has
entered the final selection list of India's official entry to
Oscar. Interestingly, it is the only 2016-released Malayalam movie
which entered the final list.
Reportedly, a committee headed by the popular film-maker Ketan
Mehta will select the official entry of India to Oscar, among from
the 32 films which made entered the final selection list.
The movie, which stars Indrajith and Rima Kallingal in the lead
roles, has recently made headlines by receiving a chance to be
screened at the Montreal International Film Festival,
Earlier, Dr. Biju's Aakashathinte Niram had entered the
final selection list of India's official Oscar entry. But, the
movie which had Prithviraj, Indrajith, and Amala Paul in the lead
roles, was eliminated in the final round.
Mohanlal starring Rajeev Anchal movie Guru and Salim
Kumar movie Adaminte Makan Abu, directed by Salim Ahamed,
are some of the other popular Malayalam films which have entered
the list in the past.
Kaadu Pookkunna Neram will have Prakash Bare,
Indrans, Irshad, Krishnan Balakrishnan, Gopan, Jayachandran,
etc, in the supporting roles. The movie is produced by the banner