The silver jubilee edition of International Film Festival of Kerala starting from Wednesday. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the event will be on a low key ceremony.
The safety measures will be conducted by the Kerala state chalachitra academy.
Every delegate and officials will undergo free antigen tests and only those who turn negative will be allowed to enter into the festival venues. The theatres will also follow all the Covid-19 protocols strictly.
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate the event on Wednesday. About 80 films from more than 30 counties will be screened. Lijo Pellissery Churuli and Jayaraj Hasyam are the two Malayalam films. Some of the prominent guests will join the fest online.