All over the Board

Parshathy J Nath AUGUST 14, 2017 13:51 IST UPDATED: AUGUST 14, 2017 15:38 IST Link:  http://www.thehindu.com/entertainment/art/all-over-the-board/article19490606.ece Leena Manimekalai Film under CBFC ire: Is It Too Much To Ask   My latest documentary is about two transwomen friends trying to find an apartment in

Bringing into focus a forgotten crisis

K. Ajith Kumar KOZHIKODE, MARCH 14, 2017 20:45 IST UPDATED: MARCH 16, 2017 19:10 IST http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/kozhikode/bringing-into-focus-a-forgotten-refugee-crisis/article17462413.ece Leena Manimekalai is all praise for women’s film fest held in Kozhikode In 2010, a cargo ship named Sun Sea landed in troubled waters in Canada. The ship, with

I want to watch my film in a local theatre

Parshathy J.Nath DECEMBER 20, 2016 16:26 IST UPDATED: DECEMBER 20, 2016 20:08 IST http://www.thehindu.com/entertainment/movies/“I-want-to-watch-my-film-in-a-local-theatre”/article16911863.ece  Leena Manimekalai’s new project, The Sunshine, traces the journey of a displaced young refugee separated from his childhood sweetheart. PARSHATHY J. NATH has the details “I was this

Literary Post-mortem in Jaffna: Ploughing the Wounds of Conflict

Sanitized version of my article below in “The Hindu” http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/events/let-the-healing-begin/article5006799.ece “Absent, I come to the home of the absent “ – Poet Mahmoud Darwish Traveling on A9 highway connecting rest of Srilanka to Jaffna Peninsula, the former rebel runway, now

No holds barred – Interview in The Hindu

  SUDHISH KAMATH    LIFE & STYLE » METROPLUS  CHENNAI, December 29, 2011  The HinduFiery Filmmaker Leena Manimekalai Photo: Thulasi Kakkat RE-IN Brutally honest and emotionally raw, Leena Manimekalai speaks about her controversial and acclaimed film ‘Sengadal’ and her life’s many