No new south Indian film from March 1? Watch these underrated indie films on Netflix instead


The film was only the Tamil film to be screened at Busan Film Festival in 2017, which also marked the world premiere for the film. Dheepan:

The winner of Palme d’Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, Dheepan is a film about three Sri Lankan Refugees who go to France for a new beginning. Nila:

A love story between a taxi driver and a woman, Nila found favour among several critics for its minimalistic treatment. While it was released on a private platform named reelmonk, it now has its place in Netflix’s archives. Radiopetti:

The first Tamil film (and the second Indian film) to win an award at Busan International Film Festival, Radiopetti is a heart-warming story about old man and a radio set that he inherits. An adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s much acclaimed short story Vanka, Ottaal revolves around the relationship between a young boy and his grandfather who is his only living relative. Dheepan was widely acclaimed as an immensely powerful film that talks about the immigrant experience in Europe. Ottaal:

2015 Malayalam film Ottaal was the first Indian film to get a simultaneous theatrical and online release. 2018-03-01T08:38:23+00:00″>
Updated: March 1, 2018 8:38 am

South Indan films on Netflix. A beautiful film shot in Pondicherry, the film documents the lives of an elderly couple who live in their world, that is fragrant of the past. Revelations:

Starring ‘Lakshmi’ fame Lakshmipriya Chandramouli and Chethan, Revelations is a complicated family drama that traverses the worlds of extramarital affairs, impotency, bisexuality and other dark corners of relationships and matrimony. The debutant effort of Selvamani Selvaraj, Nila stars Lucia fame Sruthi Hariharan and Vicky. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
Get assembly election result LIVE updates from each constituency in Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Top News
Happy Holi 2018: Photos, Images, Wishes, Quotes, Messages, Greetings, SMS, Whatsapp And Facebook StatusIndia bids tearful adieu to Sridevi: HighlightsRajinikanth's Kaala teaser: Thalaivar sets the screen on fireIn a collective protest, all the four film industries from the South are staging a strike against the charges collected by Digital Service Providers. It was also the first Malayalam movie in 20 years to bag all the top honours at the International Film Festival in Kerala. The members of councils from all four industries have decided to not release any new films in theatres from March 1, until an agreement is worked out between both parties. An ex-Tiger soldier is given the passport of a dead man and is made to pose as a family with two other refugees. After making its presence felt at several film festivals, Nila found its way to the archives of Netflix without a theatrical release. While that could mean bad news for cinephiles, it also means that we can unearth some underrated films on Netflix that deserve some love.