Conversations with Mani Ratnam by Baradwaj Rangan from Only Genuine Products. 30 Day Replacement Guarantee. Free Shipping. Cash On. For the first time ever, Mani Ratnam opens up here, to Baradwaj Rangan, about In short, like Mani Ratnam’s films, Conversations surprises. For the first time ever, Mani Ratnam opens up here, to Baradwaj Rangan, about In these freewheeling conversations, candid, witty, pensive, and sometimes.
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In these freewheeling conversations, candid, witty, pensive, and sometimes combative, many aspects of his films are explored. Showing of 15 reviews. A good blogger, who is a Mani Ratnam fan can ask the same questions. But when they are up there shining like brillant stars, we go back, revisit their work and say WOW.
Sreeram, Thotta Tharani, and Gulzar, among many others. Art Performing Arts Nonfiction. In short, like Mani Ratnam’s films, Conversations surprises, entertains and stimulates.
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I am not sure if I am more in awe of Maniratnam for his earthly movies or the author Baradwaj Ranjan for bringing out the best from an otherwise reserved director, perfectly balancing between a fan and a critic. While we were making a really so-called short film at college, it kind of struck me how difficult this process of filmmaking is, and how some directors have made filmmaking look so effortless and palatable.
And delectable behind-the-scenes stories—from the contrasting working styles of the legendary composer Ilaiyaraaja and Rahman to the unexpected dimensions Kamal Haasan brought to the filming of Nayakan to conversztions Raavan was like when originally conceived.
The equivalent of Harsha Bhogle talking to Ian Chappell at the end of day’s play. For the first time ever, Mani Ratnam opens up here, to Baradwaj Rangan, about his art, as well cconversations his life before films.
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I saw Thiruda Thirudi w While we were making a really so-called short film at college, it kind of struck me how difficult this process of filmmaking is, and how some directors have made filmmaking look so effortless and palatable. One film that tried to combine cinema and politics and made art out of the mixture.
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Customers who bought this item also bought. But it is also difficult to think of any other person who could have had these Conversations with the ace director and gotten a book better than what this book is. Subjects Art Performing Arts Nonfiction. Mani Ratnam and the films that he has made, this book actually cuts through all the mystique that I had had constructed around this man. I wonder if perhaps it could have been better formatted by shifting Mani Ratnam’s well-written note to the end as a sort of culmination.
I saw Thiruda Thirudi way back inand wondered, whoa, what part of this stupendous film could be real. Sreeram as the cinematographer. And at last, through every frame explained, the man behind the camera is wiht in full: Amazing book about the insights of this gem of a director to Indian Cinema.
Of course, the first half are mostly his contributions to South Indian cinema, which had remained fairly cknversations. Penguin Group- Performing Arts – pages.
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It’s a lovely read and a great set of conversations. Rahman for music and P.
Full points to Baradwaj Rangan for working on something like this and as a fanboy of the director, I thank him for coming up with this book. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Conversations with Mani Ratnam. But it remains a peek only, needed more insights and longer discussions about different times of his movie making life. Still, skipping a few things here and there, this still makes an engaging read.