Immanuel is the story of an ordinary man who perceives life in a positive way. Immanuel is working at Kerala Publishing house in Kochi for the last 15 years. Though belongs to a middle class family, he leads a contented life with his wife and their son. His son is studying in the second grade.
Though Immanuel gets only a meager salary, they happily live in their rented house. But they too have the dream to own a house of their own. It is at this time Immanuel lost his job, shattering all his dreams. The problems and obstacles faced by him and his valiant efforts to overcome them are plotted in Lal Jose's Immanuel.