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Adoor Gopalakrishnan

Adoor Gopalakrishnan

Adoor Gopalakrishnan has written and directed 12 feature films, participated in all major film fests, and has won the National Award for Best Director five times, and the International Film Critics’ Prize six times consecutively. His film Elippathayam won the BFI Award for the “Most Original and Imaginative Film of 1982”. He is also the author of four books on cinema. Among the many honours he received are the French Government’s Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters (2004), the Dadasaheb Phalke Award (2005), the Padma Vibhushan (2006), Life-time Achievement Awards at Cairo, Denver, New Jersey, Colombo, and DLitt from MG University, Kerala University, and Visva Bharati University.

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