Debutant director Arun Chidambaram’s Kanavu Variyam can now be streamed online on Netflix in over 190 countries, including India.
The movie, which hit screens on February 25, revolved around organic farming in Tamil Nadu, and was also a favorite at film festivals.
“Very few Tamil movies get picked by Netflix and we feel honoured that ‘Kanavu Variyam’ is one among them. This has opened new doors for us. After receiving recognition and appreciation across various international film festivals and the Indian audience, we are very happy that the audiences from over 190 countries can enjoy watching our film on Netflix. This is a big encouragement to team Kanavu Variyam and also to other aspiring young film makers like me,” says the press release from the desk of director Arun Chidambaram.
The director played the lead role in the movie, and had also written the story, screenplay, dialogues and lyrics. Jiya, who played the female lead, made her acting debut with Kanavu Variyam.
Ilavarasu, Black Pandy, Prof.Ku.Gnanasambandan, Yog Japee and Sendhi Kumari played pivotal roles in the movie.
Kanavu Variyam was bankrolled by DCKAP Cinemas and distributed by Warner Bros.
Other Tamil movies available on Netflix include Oh Kadhal Kanmani, Radio Petti and Lens.
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