Based on an autobiographical novelette by the well-known Kerala writer Basheer, this is a love story, set in a prison cell the 40s, between the imprisoned Basheer (Mammootty) and a woman from the neighbouring prison compound. They are separated by a high wall so that they never see each other and have to devise ingenious ways of communicating.
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At the National Film Awards in 1990 this movie won awards for Best Director - Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Best Actor - Mammootty also for 'Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha', Best Audiography - N. Harikumar and Best Regional Film (Malayalam). Read More