IFFI 2019: Lijo Jose bags best director award again
GhProminent filmmaker Lijo Jose Pellisserry has won the silver peacock award for the best director at 50th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) for the movie Jallikattu. He had won the same award last year as well for the movie Ee Ma Yau. Jallikattu is all about the frenzy created by a bufallo that escapes from a slaughter house in a remote village.
Released recently, the movie has received wide acclamation from theatres as well and became a box office hit. Before its theatrical release the movie was premiered at various international film festivals including Toronto International Film Festival and received much appreciation.