Filmmaker Lijo Jose Pellissery won the Silver Peacock award for the best director at the just concluded International Film Festival of India (IFFI) at Goa, for his brilliant film, Ee. Ma. Yau.
Actor Chemban Vinod Jose won the Silver Peacock award for the best actor male for Ee. Ma. Yau.
Ee. Ma. Yau, which released earlier this year, is a well appreciated movie that narrated the happenings following the death of a man.
The Prestigious Golden Peacock award for the best film went to Donbass by Sergei Loznitsa. Anastasiia Pustovit won the Silver Peacock award for the best actor female for her performance in When Trees Fall. The Silver Peacock award went to Aga, directed by Milko Lazarov. The Centenary award for the best debut film of a director was won by Alberto Monteras II for Respeto.