Adoor Gopalakrishnan

Adoor Gopalakrishnan

Moutatthu "Adoor" Gopalakrishnan Unnithan (born 3 July 1941) is an Indian film director, script writer, and producer. Adoor Gopalakrishnan had a major role in revolutionizing Malayalam cinema and is regarded as one of the finest filmmakers of India. Adoor's first film Swayamvaram (1972) pioneered the new wave cinema movement in Kerala. Most of his films go to festivals around the world, and are released in Kerala. All the eleven films he directed, from Swayamvaram to Oru Pennum Randaanum (2008), were screened at several international film festivals and won him several national and international awards. He won National Film Awards sixteen times, Kerala State Film Awards seventeen times and also won several international film awards. He won the prestigious British Film Institute award for Elippathayam (1981). Adoor received the Padma Shri in 1984 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2006. The Nation honoured Adoor for his valuable contributions to Indian cinema by awarding him the highest cinema award of India, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2004.

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National Film Award For Best Feature Film - Winners
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Kerala State Film Award For Best Story
... Thaniyavarthanam Sibi Malayil 1988 ... Madhavikutty 1989 ... Vaikom Muhammad Basheer Mathilukal Adoor Gopalakrishnan 1990 ... C ... Lenin Rajendran 1993 ... Zacharia Vidheyan Adoor Gopalakrishnan 1994 ... M ...
Kerala State Film Award For Best Screenplay
1992 Kaloor Dennis Kudumbasametham Jayaraj 1993 ... Adoor Gopalakrishnan Vidheyan Adoor Gopalakrishnan 1994 ... M. 2007 ... Sathyan Anthikkad Vinodayathra Sathyan Anthikkad 2008 ... Adoor Gopalakrishnan Oru Pennum Randaanum Adoor Gopalakrishnan 2009 ... M ...
Adoor Gopalakrishnan - Filmography
... Lalitha, Thikkurissy Sukumaran Nair, Adoor Bhavani, Aziz National Awards for Best Feature Film in Malayalam and Best Actor 1978 Four Shorts on Family Planning 16 mins ...
Kerala State Film Award For Best Cinematography
... Ravi Varma (Black White) - E.N.Balakrishnan (Colour) Swayamvaram - Pulliman Adoor Gopalakrishnan - 1973 ... Ashok Kumar Swapnadanam K ... Mohan (Black White) - Mankada Ravi Varma (Colour) Aparna - Elippathayam Padmakumar - Adoor Gopalakrishnan 1982 ... Vasanth Kumar (Colour) Ormakkayi Bharathan 1983 ... Mankada. 2002 Mankada Ravi Varma, Sunny Joseph Nizhalkuthu Adoor Gopalakrishnan 2003 ... Venu Margam (film) Rajeev Vijayaraghavan 2004 ... S ...