The Cabal talks about Fidaa, nay Sai Pallavi, with guest @Chinizyaada. Shekhar Kammula is good where he is comfortable and out of sorts in most other places. And of course, the discussion couldn’t help but steer to that other romance that is set from the female POV, Om Shanthi Oshaana. Music from this lovely number. Continue reading Episode 19: Fida
Ranjith is a filmmaker whose stories are subservient to his ideology. To ask him banal questions like “why?” is to completely miss the point, especially so in a democratic medium like film. There is no curatorial requirement to fit into a box, and it is to great satisfaction that Ranjith continues to break the mold in Kaala.
Things take a horrific turn… Ok fine, we’re just being dramatic. The Cabal each came into the discussion thinking Pawan Kumar’s third outing was a well executed film, but I think we were all genuinely surprised at what we ended up discussing. Hope you all enjoy this pod as much as we enjoyed discussing the film. Music for the episode from here. Continue reading Episode 18: U Turn