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Tamil cinema’s double act
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A scene from 'Bala's Paradesi'.

In Tamil cinema, a band of directors has been quietly making films grounded in local realities and away from big-star formulas but working within the commercial paradigm. By SASHI KUMAR


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Comments:

I think Balaji Sakthivel deserves a place in this list
from:  karthick
Posted on: May 1, 2013 at 11:42 IST
as long as films are concerned,the characters are more important. the
audience must be able to empathise with the character and get involved
with the proceedings. the rest are just extras. we have more and more
films which are character driven(not star)which is a healthy sign for
tamil cinema.
from:  praveen swaminathan
Posted on: Apr 26, 2013 at 18:49 IST
Films like 'Aadukalam' 'Aranya Kandam' 'Pesum Padam' 'Mouna Guru''Kanchivaram' 'Madrasupattinam' & 'Deiva Thirumagal' merited a mention in the article.
from:  C V ARAVIND
Posted on: Apr 22, 2013 at 15:59 IST
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