tamil drama koozhangal(pebbles), directed by filmmaker Vinothraj PS, has been selected as India’s official entry for the 94th Academy Awards.
The film follows an alcoholic abusive husband who, after his long-suffering wife runs away, sets out with their young son to find her and bring her back.
koozhangalIt has many newcomers and is produced by Vignesh Shivan and Nayanthara. Sivan shared the news of the film’s selection on Twitter.
“It’s a chance to be heard! And Oscar goes… Two steps away from a dream come true moment in our lives… #Pebble #Nayanthara @PsVinothraj @thisissysr @AmudhavanKar @Rowdy_Pictures Proud, couldn’t be happier and Stuff,” he posted on microblogging sir.
Vinothraj said that he is grateful for everyone’s love and support.
“Can’t be happier to hear this news,” he tweeted.
koozhangalEarlier this year it won the Tiger Award for Best Film, the top honour, at the 50th International Film Festival of Rotterdam (IFFR).
The 94th Academy Awards are due to take place in Los Angeles on March 27, 2022.