“We are delighted that Yuvan Shankar Raja will be launching the Teaser of Kanavu Variyam. The film has travelled to 9 different countries, won 15 International Honors and 7 International Awards and the First Indian film to win 2 Remi Awards. We are thankful to Yuvan for his kind gesture and support. Yuvan launching our teaser is great news for the team” said Kanavu Variyam director Arun Chidambaram
One must note that ‘Kanavu Variyam’ is the first Tamil and South Indian film to be distributed by Warner Bros.
Produced by DCKAP Cinemas ‘Kanavu Variyam’, a commercial entertainer based on power-cuts in villages across Tamil Nadu, has won 7 International awards and 15 International honors from 9 countries. ‘Kanavu Variyam’ is the first Indian film to win two prestigious Remi Awards.
Previous recipients of Remi award include Steven Spielberg (Jurassic Park), Ang Lee (Life of Pi), Ridley Scott (The Gladiator), George Lucas (Star Wars), Francis Ford Coppola (The GodFather). Arun Chidambaram also becomes the first Indian Director to win 2 Remi awards.
Denzil Dias, Managing Director of Warner Bros Pictures India says, “Kanavu Variyam is a socially relevant film about the lives of common people that not only entertains but is also aspirational. After receiving recognition and appreciation across various international film festivals, we are proud to be bring the film to Indian audiences”
Apart from playing the lead role and directing the movie, Arun has written the Story, Screenplay, Dialogues and Lyrics for ‘Kanavu Variyam’.