Two transwomen in Chennai go looking for a house to rent. ‘Is it Too Much To Ask? is aptly named

Nov 28, 2017 · 09:15 am Nandini Ramnath Closed doors and rejection await the characters from Leena Manimekalai’s documentary. Leena Manimekalai’s film mixes elements of fiction and documentary to recount the encounters between two transwomen and potential landlords in Chennai. Is

Kettle of Fish – a conversation about Sengadal with Nandhini for Time Out Mumbai

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?