The festival will pay homage to India’s foremost film critic and prominent curator Rashid Irani and eminent director, producer, and screenwriter Sumitra Bhave.
Writer-director Sajesh Mohan received the award at a function held in Shimla on Sunday.
The movie which narrates the mental state of a woman and how she manages her daily life has been garnering great reviews.
The Malayalam short film, Keni - The Otherkin, produced by Dr Jeena Shaji, was the only film from India in the Best Drama category.
It was Anjana who insisted on returning home since her mother Lathika was alone at home.
In the over 21-minute long video, the incidents progress gradually making an interesting choice of heroine.
The story and screenplay is written by Sreerekha Bhaskaran with background score composed by Kailas Menon.
'Greener Pastures' has won the Best Short Documentary awards at Indo-French International Film Festival and Madras Independent Film Festival.
The 15-minutes long video is directed by Girish Sasankasekhar.
As part of Onam celebrations, Facebook will also be rolling out an AR filter that’ll take Pulikkali to users in yet another way.