Awards & Recognition's


Golden Goblet for Outstanding Artistic Achievement

The first Indian film to win the Golden Goblet for Outstanding Artistic Achievement at the 22nd Shanghai International Film Festival, Winner of the NETPAC Award at the 24th International Film Festival of Kerala, Best Actor award at Singapore South Asian Film Festival - Bijukumar Damodaran's Malayalam feature #Veyimarangal (Trees Under The Sun) to have an all India release on February 28th. The film will be theatrically distributed by Platoon One Films

DI done at VISTA VFX

Best Cinematographer : Manesh Madhavan

FIPRESCI Award: Award winning film (Malayalam Cinema Today)

Original title: Aedan

English Title: Garden of Desire

Citation: For its distinct Masterclasses, and ambitious and challenging style.

Details of the film

Country of Production: India

Original language of the film: Malayalam

Name of the director & the country: Sanju Surendran, India

Year of production: 2017

Duration: 130 minutes


Sound of Silence

1.Award for Best director in Indian Film competition section at 23rd Kolkota International film festival
2.Award for Best cinematographer at Indian International Film Festival of Queensland Brisbane,Australia
3.World premiere as the opening film at Eurasia international film festival Kazakhstan (July 22 to 28th).
4.Caribbean premiere at Trinidad and Tobago International Film Festival in official competition (September 19 to 26)
5. Selected to official competition for the nomination to Asia Pacific screen awards Australia (November 2017)
6.Selected to 41st Montreal World Film Festival in the section "World Greats"
7.Selected to 28th Cinemagic Belfast International film festival Ireland
8.Selected to 20th Religion Today film festival Tremso, Italy in official competition
9.Screened at Trinidad and Tobago film festival
10.Film "Sound of Silence " official HFPA (Hollywood Foreign Press Association) Screened for Golden globe best foreign film consideration on September 25th at dick clark productions, 2900 Olympic blvd , santa monica, Los Angeles
11. Selected to 16th Dhaka International Film Festival Bangladesh In Competition Section
12.Selected to 23rd Kolkota International film festival in Indian Film Competition Section
13.Selected to Indian International film festival Queensland, Brisbane, Australia in competition section
14.Selected to Jogja NETPAC Asian Film Festival Indonesia (December 1 to 8) in Asian Perspectives section.
15.Selected for 3rd edition All Lights International Film Festival to be screened at Ramoji Film City,Hyderabad
16.Selected at 6th Kolhapur International film festival
17.Selected at 16th third eye Asian Film Festival, Mumbai


1.Official selection - Montreal International Film Festival ,Canada 2016
2.Official Selection-Asia Pacific Screen Awards,Australia 2016
3.Official selection -Arica Nativa film Festival, Chile 2016
4.Official Selection - Indian Panorama international film Festival of India - 2016
5.Winner Special Jury Award at Bangalore International Film Festival, India, February 2017.
6.Winner - India’s National film award 2016 for Best Sound Design.
7.Kerala State Film Awards 2016

Best Masterclasses : MJ Radhakrishnan
Best Sound Engineer : Jayadevan Chakkadeth
Best Sound Mixing : Pramod Thomas
Best Sound Designer : Jayadevan Chakkadeth
Best Colourist 

8.The only Indian film for the Eurasia International Film Festival, organised by the National Academy of Cinema Arts and Sciences with the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
9.Screened at 22nd International film festival of Kerala (IFFK)
10.14 th Jaycey Foundation award for best director ,best actress
11.Screened at Habitat film festival New Delhi
12.Screened at Imagineindia International film Festival, Madrid, Spain
13.Screened at 64Th National Film Festival, New Delhi
14.Screened at Chitrabharati Film Society , Mumbai
15.Screened at Cube Film Festival, Kannur, Kerala
16.Screened at, Idam , Changanachery Film Festival, Kerala

Ozhivu Divasathe Kali : Awards and Accolades

1. FIPRESCI Award for the Best Malayalam film in the International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) 2015
2.Kerala State Film Award for Best Film - 2015
3.Kerala State Film Award for Best Sound Recordist - 2015
4.Official Selection in International Film Festival of Kerala IFFK2015
5.Official Selection in Mumbai Academy of the MovingImage MAMI2015
6.Selection in Film Bazaar Recommends, Goa 

VistaVfx 100th day celebration of the film Anandam

Vista VFX receiving the award during 100th day celebration of the Malayalam Movie Anandam from Malayalam music director Shaan Rahman.

VistaVfx 100th day celebration Oru Mexican Aparatha

Vista VFX receiving the award during 100th day celebration of the Malayalam Movie Oru Mexican Aparatha.