By: Settu Shankar Saturday, June 23, 2007 The Tamil Nadu Progressive writers Association has declared awards for two Tamil films, Veyyil and Imsai Arasan 23-m Pulikesi.
This association is known for it's genuine work in pioneering the right person in the field of arts for past several years.
Every year, this association has been selecting the most deserving films for the award. Recently a panel of experts has selected Veyyil and Imsai as the best film for the year 2006. The President of the association Arunan and General Secretary S. Thamizhselvan has announced this yesterday.
According to the press release, Veyyil has been selected for Art category and Imsai was selected for satiric comments over the communal disputes, such as coke and pepsi issues in a period film. The awards will be handed over to creators and producer of the films in the function organized at Hosur in the coming August. The producer of the film Shankar and directors Vasanthabalan and Simbhu Devan are being expected to attend the function to receive the prestigious award from our own people!