Mithunam for Oscar!

By - August 31, 2013 - 06:54 AM IST

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Tanikella Bharani created a wonderful movie with only two characters – it is Mithunam.  It depicts the life style of a Telugu couple and their fondness in old age. Tanikella Bharani directed this story written by Ramana and made it a silver screen marvel. He won many hearts and received critical extols for the movie Mithunam. It received many awards in Tollywood and is now in consideration for Oscar nomination.

Each year some entries will be sent to Oscars in the best foreign film category from India. There will be a screening committee to select the best films, and two Telugu films have been sent for consideration. Mithunam is one of them, while the other is Jagadguru Aadi Shankara. The committee will look into all the entries and pick the best to be sent to Oscar. Which one of these two films will get the chance to walk on the red carpet? It won't be a while before we get to know.