Bala makes a film, he"s sure to make it big with more accolades and
this time his Naan Kadavul isn"t an elision. The film has won him
Best Director title at 56th National Awards while Moorthy wins Best
Make-up award for the same film.Gowtham Menon"s Vaaranam Aayiram
has won Best Popular Tamil Movie awards while Dibakar Banerjee"s
Oye Lucky, Lucky Oye wins the title for Best Popular Hindi Film.
Director Bala"s Naan Kadavul revolves around the raw-n-realistic
delineation of a youngster (Aarya), who becomes hermit after being
forsaken by his own father at Kasi. After when many years, his
father takes him back to hometown and what unfolds next is wild
hermit"s clash with the dons torturing physically disabled ones to
beg and fetch money. Gowtham Menon"s Vaaranam Aayiram is loosely
based on Tom Hanks" Forrest Gump where the story revolves around
father-son relationship (both roles enacted by Surya).