GUWAHATI, March 28 – Dadasaheb Phalke awardee filmmaker Adoor Gopala-krishnan will attend the next ‘Guest of the Month’ programme of the Guwahati Press Club on Monday.
The interactive programme will begin at the Club auditorium at 10.30 am.
Gopalakrishnan is coming to Guwahati to receive the Biswaratna Dr Bhupen Hazarika International Solidarity Award, initiated by the Asam Sahitya Sabha, the apex literary body of Assam.
Gopalakrishnan pioneered the film society movement in Kerala. All his films have won national and international awards (National award for best film twice, best director four times, and best script two times). His third feature film, Elippathayam, won him the coveted British Film Institute Award for ‘The most original and imaginative film’ in 1982.