Conversations with Mani Ratnam has ratings and 85 reviews. Archana said: While we were making a really (so-called) short film at college, it kind of. Conversations with Mani Ratnam by Baradwaj Rangan from Only Genuine Products. 30 Day Replacement Guarantee. Free Shipping. Cash On. For the first time ever, Mani Ratnam opens up here, to Baradwaj Rangan, about In short, like Mani Ratnam’s films, Conversations surprises.

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It is going to be his Malayalam movie after a gap of 30 years. Certified BuyerSalem. The Making of Shatranj Ke Khilari. The chapter on Aayutha Ezhuthu gave me one more reason to go back and revisit the film.

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A great read an I think it was Sujatha’s dialogues and Mani’s characters coming to life in such a vibrant mix which made this movie irresistible to me. One of these items is dispatched sooner than the other. Amazon delivery was satisfactory.

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The conversation centered around this convwrsation forms the most interesting and enlightening part of the book. But it remains a peek only, needed more insights and longer discussions about different times of his movie making life.

Definitely a collectors edition with vivid pictures.

The paper quality and print is as sophisticated as a Mani’s movie. Oct 23, Suriya Gayathri rated it really liked it. Ratnam discusses, in a very thorough manner, on how he had conceived the theme, story, screenplay, direction, songs, etc of rqtnam movies.


I saw all the movies as I read each part of the book so I enjoyed it even more.

A very insightful read into the mind of Mani Ratnam! Never the less, if you are like me who see’s movie as a story telling medium with no need for creative thinking, then you will be proved wrong through this book. If I was asked to describe the book in one word, I would say “Blade”. Mani elaborates in a personal vein on his choice of themes, from the knottiness in urban relationships Agni Natchatiram to the rents in the national fabric Bombay ; his directing of children Anjali ; his artful use of songs; his innovative use of lighting, as also his making films in Hindi and other languages.

That said, the book has been written in an interview style, which is probably its saving grace. I was more inclined towards mani’s film making over mani’s thoughts on bheera, ragini, rishi or so on.

This book, unique for Indian wit, illuminates the genius of the man behind these and eighteen other masterly films.

Read reviews that mention mani ratnam baradwaj rangan mani sir thoroughly enjoyed many times must read reading this book ratnam movies read this book book only for mani films questions answers asking conversations maniratnam journey view words tamil. This book, unique to Indian ln, illuminates the genius of the man behind these and eighteen other masterly films.


Conversations with Mani Ratnam by Baradwaj Rangan

He also talks about the gifted talent of Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth sharing his experience while working with them. Conversatuon any creator, the person would have some pattern of thinking and story telling is my strong view. Given any creator, the person would have some pattern of thinking and story t I have never read a book which talks about movies, so when I was having an eye on this book I was fascinated to pick it up directly.

Every time I went home as I kn read during work commute and ‘had to’ revisit the sound I wanted to love it, but couldn’t. A Journey Through Indian Cinema: The book is really good.

I’ve edited this review after almost two months of trying to articulate it in mahi many ways. 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 convrrsation, like all the other great movies of our times, wasn’t a commercial success. There are fond recollections of collaborations with stalwarts like Balu Mahendra, P.

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