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Dear reader, online ads enable us to deliver the journalism you value. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Mani Ratnam and the films that eith has made, this book actually cuts through all the mystique that I had had constructed around this man. When a critic asks the right questions at the right time, and he explains the intricacies of the making behind it, the reason could be practical or figurative.

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Rangan has authored the book Conversations with Mani Ratnam. And also one book that clarifies why you cannot reduce Mani Rathnam as just this upper class filmmaker who works with an upper class team to portray upper class living. Read more Read less.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Certified BuyerTiruchirappalli. Conversations with Mani Ratnam. And at last, through every frame explained, the man behind the camera is manifested in full: The chapter on Aayutha Ezhuthu gave me one more reason to go back and revisit the film.

Nov 09, Archana Amaragandhi rated it it was amazing. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. He says he likes to capture how we are today. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The only reason I picked up this book was because I have seen almost all his movies and I am a big fan.

A very average book. Rangan gives us almost a fan like view with his questions on how each of the best movies were crafted.


The latest news is that he has just started shooting a bilingual in Tamil and Malayalam with Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menon. If you love the technical side of Movie Making- don’t miss it and it is a must have for your collection!

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There are mahi movies of his which are my personal favorites: I would love to get my hands on the book soon. Every time I went home as I mostly read during work commute and ‘had to’ revisit the soundtrack I just read about. I am not wiith if Rwtnam 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 b Most often, we don’t recognize legends during their making.

If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Rahman, etc A meticulous and in-depth interview by Baradwaj Rangan with the ace filmmaker on his craft and creativity.

I wanted to love it, but couldn’t. With a dedicated chapter for each of his films, this book conbersations full of honest insights about the filmmaker’s craft and process and it leaves you awe-struck in the sense that you realize that after all, Mani Ratnam is the filmmaker who he is only because of his dedication and passion for film making.

An excellent book providing insights into the Mani Ratnam way of making movies. Questions should have been even more intense to open up his techniques and his perspective of filming or seeing things. The equivalent of Harsha Bhogle talking to Ian Chappell at conversatoons end of day’s play.

Wouldnt’t they want more trivia? Rahman for music and Conversatiojs. The craft behind the art, straight from the elusive horse’s mouth. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Dec 15, Pradhija rated it it was amazing. Now to spend one weekend watching all his movies one after the other.


But this is not a biography, it’s a Conversation.

In as much as Google would let me read which is not muchthe writer has managed to keep Mani Ratnam in the centre piece of the witj. The format worked really well for me as I am a sucker for interviews.

However, one has great expectations from an acclaimed critic and a critically acclaimed director no wordplay thereand this book barely meets those expectations.

Conversations with Mani Ratnam

On reading the book I could realize how difficult it is to envision a movie and how much ground work is required. The authors presented this in the best possible manner – In conversation mode. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. For the first time ever, Mani Ratnam opens up here, to Baradwaj Rangan, about his art, as well as his life before films.

This book has also changed my point of view on Mani’s films. Art Performing Arts Nonfiction. The book is a storehouse of trivia, and while I’ve watched all his movies barring the initial fourit was quite interesting to learn why he chose to do a particular film the way he did. The Background Score IMO is among the best of ARR’s compositions and I am underplaying my emotion here, also please listen to Thiruda Thiruda Chase Theme and talkmePC had gone bonkers with colors and motifs, and the movie, like all the other great movies of our times, wasn’t a commercial success.

Having not seen Mani Ratnam talk about his films before, this sequence of interviews, one about each film up to Raavanan, was quite a treat. About the Author Praise for the Book.