First published May 27, 2022, 5:40 PM IST
List of winners of Kerala State Film Awards 2022: Here is the list of Malayalam movies streaming on various OTT platforms to watch this weekend
At the 52nd Kerala State Film Awards, which were unveiled today, OTT films once again dominated just like they did last year. Joji, Churuli, Bhoothakaalam, Freedom Fight and Madhuram were among the notable winners this year.
For their respective roles in Aarkkariyam, Madhuram and Nayattu, Biju Menon and Joju George were named Best Actor (Male). Revathy won Best Actor (Female) for his role in Bhoothakaalam, released on Sony LIV.
For their respective roles in Aarkkariyam, Madhuram and Nayattu, Biju Menon and Joju George were named Best Actor (Male).
This year’s Best Director award went to Dileesh Pothan, who directed Fahadh Faasil’s Amazon Prime Video film Joji.
While the Sony LIV anthology of Jeo Baby Freedom Fight, which had five episodes, received a special mention from the jury. Five short films are included in The Great Indian Kitchen director Jeo Baby’s hard-hitting Malayalam anthology, all linked by the common theme of people’s independence and their fight for it. The anthology, which includes films by Kunjila Mascillamani, Jithin Isaac Thomas, Francies Louis, Akhil Anilkumar and Jeo himself, explores a variety of topics, from women fighting for their right to basic facilities in the workplace to financial freedom. Rajisha Vijayan, Joju George, Srinda, Unni Lalu and Rohini are some of the notable actors in the anthology.
Murali Minnal: In this superhero origin story directed by Basil Joseph, Tovino Thomas plays Jaison aka Minnal Murali. The story follows a teenage tailor who gains superhuman abilities after being struck by lightning. However, he is not the only one to acquire new talents. Tovino Thomas and Basil Joseph are storming off with a stylish indigenous superhero in Minnal Murali. Netflix is where you can see it.