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Lijo Jose Pellissery

malyalam – italian and english subt.
129’, col., dcp, India, 2017

sceneggiatura/screenplay
Chemban Vinod Jose

fotografia/photography
Gireesh Gangadharan

montaggio/editing
Shameer Muhammed

musica/music
Prashant Pillai

interpreti/cast
Reshma Rajan, Antony Varghese, Vineeth Vishwam

A black comedy cloaked within a gangster plot about a man named Pepe in the small, chaotic and vibrant southern Indian city of Angamaly. Since his school days, Pepe has yearned for a life in a powerful gang and finally he manages to this with his friends. With his gang, he starts the pork business which becomes very successful causing rivals jealousy and bigger crises…

With a theatre-film family background Lijo Jose Pellissery started his career by making short films and was one of the finalists of the PIX Short Film Festival 2007. He directed his first feature Nayakan in 2010 and his next venture, City of God was one of the first films in the category of New Generation Malayalam cinema. His latest project is Angamaly Diaries.