Tamil Nadu Finance Minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan says Delhi has a colonial mindset
People should not fight with one another looking at the multiplicity of paths they have chosen in the search of truth because truth is one. Our destination is one. Our paths are different. Everyone’s path leads to the same destination.
I used to play tennis-ball cricket where my mindset was to hit more runs through boundaries. I played with the same template in international cricket and used to calculate how many boundaries I need to score a century. If I am on 90 and to reach 100 if I take 10 balls then the opposition has 10 balls to get me out, which is why I used to go for boundaries and give them only two balls to stop me from reaching the triple-figure mark.
Storytelling is an emotional idea. As long as that emotion is relevant, the movie is relevant. Storytelling is about being human. You, as a filmmaker, have to tell me, as an audience, my story, wherever I exist in the world. That is what we try to do.
What kind of world are we leaving behind? Today, our summers and winters are so extreme…. People think climate change will happen far away in the future. No! It is happening now. We have had multiple heat waves, we experience the coldest winters. There have been floods and droughts, and this is not normal!