http://www.timeoutmumbai.net/film/film_details.asp?code=442&source=5 Hi. The first, rather obvious, question: Why the fictional format? And what did fiction allow you to do with the narrative, locations and characters you were dealing with that may not have been possible on a documentary form?
Published Version PROTEST INC ‘My protagonists are like shamans’ Leena Manimekalai’s latest film, based on the ethnic war in Sri Lanka, has been refused a clearance by the CBFC. The documentary filmmaker tells Aastha Atray Banan why she will
http://www.facebook.com/SengadaltheDeadsea Mumbai Mirror Feature MID DAY Feature Conversation with Karthikeya Ramanathan for Mid Day (Publication Links below) Your film portrays real stories of victims from either side of the Palk Strait. How did you come up with the story?