Actors Joju George and Nimisha Sajayan appeared on the red carpet along with the team of Chola at the 76th Venice International Film Festival, which is currently underway. Their film, Chola (Shadow of Water) directed by Sanal Kumar Sasidharan, is featured in the Orizzonti (Horizons) category of the Festival.
Sanal, Joju, Nimisha, Akhil Viswanath (who is doing an important role in Chola) and co-producer Sijo Vadakkan were on the red carpet representing the film.
Adoor Gopalakrishnan’s Mathilukal and Nizhalkuthu were the Malayalam films that got selection at the prestigious Venice International Film Festival. Marathi film Court had won the Orizzonti award and Lion of the Future award at Venice.