award winner Priyadarshan is basking in the glory of his success
and his much acclaimed movie Kanchivaram. It has given a new
perspective to the filmmaker who has been thus far branded as an
out and out commercial director. This Tamil movie with its
realistic overtones has given new meanings to the genre of cinema.
The latest buzz is that the filmmaker is planning to make one
movie in Malayalam by next year. He revealed this while addressing
the media when he came to inaugurate the Akira Kurosawa film
festival. ''I am not yet sure of which film I will be doing, but I
have made up my mind to do one by 2010. I still have plans to do
more realistic movies after 'Kanchivaram". But I have no plans to
quit commercial movies for concentrating on this alternate genre of
If movies are not enough, then the filmmaker is also planning to
take part in the IPL auction next year, though his chances of
winning oscillate between brightness and bleakness.