Bala Pazhanisaamy

  • Varalaxmi to play Karakattam dancer in Bala's next February 20, 2014

    Chennai: Varalaxmi Sarathkumar will be seen playing the role of a Karakattam dancer in National Award winning filmmaker Bala Pazhanisaamy's yetuntitled upcoming Tamil directorial. The actress will undergo special dance training for her role. Karakattam is an ancient folk dance in which the dancer performs with a pot on the head. "Varalaxmi...
  • 'Paradesi' nominated for eight awards at London film fest August 14, 2013

    Chennai: Critically acclaimed Tamil perioddrama 'Paradesi' has been nominated for eight awards, including best film, at the London International Filmmaker Festival (LIFF). LIFF is scheduled to take place between Oct 12 and 18 in Ealing, London. The English title of 'Paradesi', directed by Bala Pazhanisaamy, is 'Vagabond'. 'Paradesi' is nominated for best film,...
  • Bala carries a hypnotising aura: Vedhika C Kumar December 6, 2012

    Chennai: Southern actress Vedhika C Kumar will soon be seen in Tamil perioddrama 'Paradesi', directed by Bala Pazhanisaamy, and she feels that the hypnotizing aura of the filmmaker brings out exactly what he wants from his actors. "Bala sir is very passionate in his work and working with him is...