The concluding ceremony and award function of the 16th International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) will be held at the Nishagandhi open air auditorium on Friday. Bollywood director Subhash Ghai will be the chief guest at the function.

Minister for Sports and Cinema K.B. Ganesh Kumar will give away awards to the winning films at the function to be presided over by Panchayat Minister M.K. Muneer. Labour Minister Shibu Baby John will present the audience award. Tourism Minister A.P. Anil Kumar, Transport and Devaswom Minister V.S. Sivakumar, MLA K. Muraleedharan and district panchayat president Remani P. Nair will also participate in the function.

The concluding ceremony will be followed by screening of the film which bags the Golden Crow Pheasant Award, an official press release issued said.