An ode to Mani Ratnam : The voice of insurgency-II

The fourth and penultimate movie to feature in this list is Raavan. This modern-day retelling of Ramayana set in the rural hinterlands of India is possibly one of the best adaptations of the epic which could have been helmed only by a cinematic genius of Mani Ratnam’s stature. The movie is such a favorite that…

An ode to Mani Ratnam : The voice of insurgency-I

Tranquility is the first word that comes to my mind when I think of Mani Ratnam movies. They draw you in with their slow pace and scenic beauty. They make you marvel at nature and pleasantly surprise you with how captivating everyday life can be in the rural countryside. Authenticity is a defining quality of…