Original name: Ee Ma Yau
English name: Ee-Ma-Yove
Year: 2017
Run time: 120'
Language: Malayalam
Type (Colour/ Black & white): Colour
Country: India
Director: Lijo Jose Pellissery
Producer: Aashiq Abu
Cast: Chemban Vinod Jose, Vinayakan, Dileesh Pothan
Screenplay: P.F. Mathews
Cinematographer: Shyju Khalid
Editor: Deepu Joseph
Sound Designer: Renganaath Ravee
Music Composer: Prashant Pillai
Costume Designer: Praveen Varma
Production Designer: Manu Jagadh
Production Company: OPM Cinemas, RGK Cinema
World Sales: OPM Cinemas
World Sales Phone: +91 9744910101
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  • Kerala IFF 2018
  • IFFI 2018

Selected Filmography

  • Nayakan 2010
  • City of God 2011
  • Amen 2013
  • Double Barrel 2015
  • Angamaly Diaries 2017

Director's Biography:

Lijo Jose Pellissery, son of late Malayalam actor Jose Pellessery, has directed five films Nayakan (2010), City of God (2011), Amen (2013), Double Barrel (2015), and Angamaly Diaries (2017).


Set amidst the Latin Catholic community in Chellanam beach near Kochi in Kerala, the film revolves around the death of Vavachan, a master mason, who comes home after a lapse of time, and suddenly meets with his death. Before his death, he shares with his son Eeshi, memories about the burial of his father and in turn, his own desire to be buried decently. Eeshi readily promises him a grand burial. After Vavachan’s sudden and shocking departure, Eeshi earnestly arranges for his father’s funeral; he wants it to be performed with due respect, with all the usual rituals, colorful paraphernalia and celebrations that go with it. But this simple gesture of love and respect of a son for his father, meets with unpredictable obstacles and unseemly reactions from different quarters. over everything. With this intense, emotional core, the film journeys into the complex web of human emotions.