The Making Of A Malayali Maverick – Lijo Jose Pellissery, A Masterclass By Baradwaj Rangan

Unconventional is an understatement for Lijo Jose Pellissery’s style and craft of filmmaking. ‘Maverick’ only begins to explain it. To know more about what makes Lijo Jose Pellissery stand out in his film journey from City of God to Jallikattu and more, join the masterclass by Baradwaj Rangan. In a live interactive session, dive deeper into the world of Lijo’s films with your favourite Film Companion and critic. 

Lijo Jose Pellissery is a Malayali director, acclaimed for his films like City of God, Churuli, Jallikattu & Angamaly Diaries, to name a few. His films are known for their gripping non-linear storylines, long takes and unabashed yet aesthetic violence. But what really makes a ‘Lijo film’? Who better to explain this than Baradwaj Rangan – our favourite Film Companion & National Award-winning Film Critic. If you’re a fan of Malayalam cinema or Lijo, you simply cannot miss this. If you’re a film lover who is yet to discover Lijo, you’re about to find out what you’ve been missing. 
Join us for the masterclass by Baradwaj Rangan on The Making Of A Malayali Maverick- Lijo Jose Pellissery. 

Event Details


  • Date: 30th January 2021
  • Time: 5:30 PM (IST)
  • This conversation will take place online via Zoom. Once you register for the event you will receive the Zoom link.