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Indian cinema and the Dalit identity: Kaala represents resurrection of masses in world of cinematic stories
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Indian cinema and the Dalit identity: Kaala represents resurrection of masses in world of cinematic stories

It is not the case that Indian movies have never dealt with political subjects or politics in their stories, but they lacked aesthetics from the lives of the masses. Kaala breaks this monotony.

'How can you be an artiste and not reflect the times?' The inside story of Arivu's fight against oppression
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'How can you be an artiste and not reflect the times?' The inside story of Arivu's fight against oppression

From ‘Sandai Seivom’ (Let's Fight, a protest song against the CAA) or 'Snowlin' (about the teenage girl shot dead during the Sterlite protest), Arivu's music — like his existence — is political.

Filmmakers who transformed Tamil cinema in this decade, from Karthik Subbaraj to Pa Ranjith, Vetrimaaran
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Filmmakers who transformed Tamil cinema in this decade, from Karthik Subbaraj to Pa Ranjith, Vetrimaaran

In Tamil cinema, 2019 has become a solid proof that if big stars opt for an experimental film, audiences embrace it with open arms.

Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu movie review: Athiyan Athirai's anti-war thriller is subtle, but effectively delivers its message
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Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu movie review: Athiyan Athirai's anti-war thriller is subtle, but effectively delivers its message

Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu is a meaningful anti-war film made in an entertaining fashion, without becoming too preachy or documentary-like

Kaala director Pa Ranjith's arrest over remark on Chola emperor stayed by Madras HC until 21 June
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Kaala director Pa Ranjith's arrest over remark on Chola emperor stayed by Madras HC until 21 June

The Madras HC has also scheduled the hearing for Pa Ranjith's anticipatory bail for Friday.

Row over Pa Ranjith's remark: Focus on Chola emperor Rajaraja highlights apathy towards Dalits' land rights
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Row over Pa Ranjith's remark: Focus on Chola emperor Rajaraja highlights apathy towards Dalits' land rights

It is not just in Tamil Nadu but throughout India that Dalits suffer from illegal land-grabbing activities.

Kaala director Pa Ranjith booked for statement on Rajaraja Cholan, applies for anticipatory bail
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Kaala director Pa Ranjith booked for statement on Rajaraja Cholan, applies for anticipatory bail

Police sources told the publication that Pa Ranjith was booked under PC 153 (wantonly giving provocation with intent to cause riot) and 153 (A) (1) (a) (promoting enmity between different groups) of the IPC

Ishaan Khatter may play freedom fighter and tribal leader Birsa Munda in Pa Ranjith's Bollywood debut
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Ishaan Khatter may play freedom fighter and tribal leader Birsa Munda in Pa Ranjith's Bollywood debut

Ishaan Khatter has reportedly heard the narration of the film and verbally consented to be a part of the project.

Pa Ranjith to collaborate with Mumbai-based director Jyotinisha for documentary on BR Ambedkar
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Pa Ranjith to collaborate with Mumbai-based director Jyotinisha for documentary on BR Ambedkar

Pa Ranjith's documentary, titled BR Ambedkar Now and Then, will focus on the Bahujan communities in the country and will be from a 'feminist' perspective.

The Casteless Collective's producer on police decision to stop their performance: Any independent artist can be stifled
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The Casteless Collective's producer on police decision to stop their performance: Any independent artist can be stifled

'Modi Masthan', the song by The Casteless Collective that was objected to, is about a magician, a mystic. The word has been used for many decades in Tamil households, as part of conversations, writes the band's producer

Kaala, Aramm, Pariyerum Perumal: Dalit-themed films are getting mainstream acceptance in Tamil cinema
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Kaala, Aramm, Pariyerum Perumal: Dalit-themed films are getting mainstream acceptance in Tamil cinema

This could easily be the best phase in Tamil cinema where Dalit-themed films are gaining mainstream acceptance.

Pa Ranjith's debut film in Bollywood, backed by Namah Pictures, likely to feature Aamir Khan
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Pa Ranjith's debut film in Bollywood, backed by Namah Pictures, likely to feature Aamir Khan

Pa Ranjith's film is rumoured to be based on the true story of an 18th century warrior, who fought against social injustice.

Pa Ranjith's next film will be in Hindi; director also confirms web series based on Silk Smitha
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Pa Ranjith's next film will be in Hindi; director also confirms web series based on Silk Smitha

After his back to back collaborations with superstar Rajinikanth in Kabali and Kaala, director Pa Ranjith is simultaneously working on two scripts.

Rahul Gandhi meets Kaala director Pa Ranjith: An outreach to the Dalit vote bank in Tamil Nadu?
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Rahul Gandhi meets Kaala director Pa Ranjith: An outreach to the Dalit vote bank in Tamil Nadu?

At a time when every star or director in Kollywood shows interest in plunging into politics, Ranjith has the right credentials to succeed. No wonder Rahul Gandhi spent two hours with him.

Rajinikanth's Kaala implemented 17 cuts ordered by CBFC; 'Pakistan beat India' visual one of the deletions
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Rajinikanth's Kaala implemented 17 cuts ordered by CBFC; 'Pakistan beat India' visual one of the deletions

It has been revealed that Kaala, superstar Rajinikanth's latest release, was subject to a number of cuts by the censor board.

Kaala surpasses Rs 150 Cr mark in 3 weeks; Rajinikanth becomes only south Indian hero with three 150 Cr grossers
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Kaala surpasses Rs 150 Cr mark in 3 weeks; Rajinikanth becomes only south Indian hero with three 150 Cr grossers

Rajinikanth's Kaala has pulled in a cumulative theatrical revenue of Rs 159.56 Cr in 22 days.

Huma Qureshi on Rajinikanth’s Kaala: 'I’m glad the gamble to play an older character paid off'
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Huma Qureshi on Rajinikanth’s Kaala: 'I’m glad the gamble to play an older character paid off'

"It was an opportunity to work with Rajinikanth, I thought it’d be silly to pass the offer" — Huma Qureshi on Kaala.