Monthly Archives: November 2012

Silkwood – Mike Nichols

Silkwood is a 1983 American directed by Mike Nichols. The screenplay  was inspired by the true-life story of Karen Silkwood, who died in a suspicious car accident while investigating alleged wrongdoing at the Plutonium plant where she worked. Karen Silkwood … Continue reading

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Kanchivaram- a period film is a 2008 Tamil drama directed by Priyadarshan

South Indian movies have also dealt with the issue of labour and their plight at various occasions. Kanchivaram is a film that throws light on the helplessness of the working class in the grip of a heartless feudal system. It … Continue reading

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