O KADHAL KANMANI (Dir. Mani Ratnam, India, 2015)

Mani Ratnam’s latest film is not simply a matter of getting back to basics. It feels like a veiled response to his critics, and to populist Indian cinema, stating he can take the most perfunctory of romantic narrative situations and invigorate them with his own graceful sensibilities. Basically, Ratnam can do it better, much better. Ratnam’s… Continue reading O KADHAL KANMANI (Dir. Mani Ratnam, India, 2015)