Revelations

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    Revelations

    Directed by

    India

    2016

    118 min

    • English
    • Tamil

    Drama

    A bedridden tetraplegic mother and her middle-aged son Manohar, who is a street bookseller, move into an apartment. In the same building lives Shobha, a young Tamil woman who settled in Calcutta with her husband and whose marriage is on the rocks. Shobha offers to look after Manohar’s sick mother for him and in sharing their loneliness, they begin to develop more intimate feelings for each other, but Manohar can’t accept these feeling so easily due to his secret past. Shobha’s journalist husband Sekhar falls in love with free-spirited intern Divya while they are reporting on the local Calcutta rock music scene, becoming increasingly obsessed with her despite ulterior motives on her part.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Chetan
    Lakshmi Priyaa Chandramouli
    Anantharaman Karthik
    Arpita Banerjee
    Screenplay
    Vijay Jayapal
    Cinematography
    Jayanth Mathavan
    Editing
    Sai Arun
    Music
    Shamanth
    Production
    TOURNAGE PRODUCTIONS
    Vijay Jayapal

    Vijay Jayapal

    India

    Self-taught independent filmmaker from Chennai, Vijay Jayapal started out by making short films, corporate videos and TVCs. His short films have played at festivals, both in India and abroad. Vijay made his feature debut in 2016 with Tamil language film REVELATIONS, which had its world premiere at Busan International Film Festival. It was also screened at several other festivals in Göteborg, Mumbai, Osaka, New York, Italy, Kerala, Pune and Bangalore. The film was then released worldwide on streaming platform Netflix to much critical acclaim. NIRVANA INN will be his second feature film as writer/director.