Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English
News18 » India
1-min read

MAMI Review: Kanasemba Kudureyaneri (Riding the stallion of a dream)

A simple, honest and brilliant film by Girish Kasarvalli

Updated:October 28, 2010, 1:03 PM IST
facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp
MAMI Review: Kanasemba Kudureyaneri (Riding the stallion of a dream)
A simple, honest and brilliant film by Girish Kasarvalli

A brilliant film, that deals with the life of a terribly poor couple, Hiriyanna and Rudri. While Rudri works at a farm, Hiriyanna is a professional grave digger and waits for someone in the village to die, so that he gets to do some work.

Hiriyanna and Rudri might be very poor but they seem happy and content in each other’s company. The twist in the tale comes when Hiriyanna dreams of someone being dead in the film. Hiriyanna’s belief in his dream is so strong that he is sure that the elderly, comatose patriarch is dead. And Rudri dreams of Guru siddha visiting their home. (Siddha is a community which the villagers revere and believe that a visit from one of the members of the community brings good luck to the village)

Hiriyanna is shattered when he is made to believe that his dream has not come true. A touching tale of faith and belief and heart-breaks and mainly dealing with the class struggle.

It is not a surprise that this film has won two National Awards this year. Director Girish Kasarvalli won the best Kannada Movie award in the regional language film section and another award for the best screenplay. He shares the award for the screenplay with Gopal Krishna Pai.

Kanasemba Kudureyaneri is an honest, gem of a film, a pure delight to watch.

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Read full article
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp

Live TV

Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results