Sreebala K Menon is a Malayalam Movie Director and an Author. She won the Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award in 2005 for ‘Best Humor’ for her book ‘19, Canal Road’. She worked as an associate of director Sathyan Anthikad for several years before venturing her first movie, Love 24*7 starring Dileep and debutante Nikhila Vimal.
In this interview with, Raghul Sudheesh, Sreebala talks about being a woman in the film industry, her journey from a post graduate student of English Literature to a film maker, the State Awards, Love 24*7, joining film schools and much more.
Can you tell us about your journey into the film industry? Was it difficult being a woman?