Tall Man Out — Popula

Take in Popula on Satyajit Ray. The play on the metaphor of the height of the man as a stand-in for his stature in South Asian cinema and culture is a good framing:

Satyajit Ray was perhaps the most consequential South Asian artist of the twentieth century. He is remembered foremost as a filmmaker. Championed abroad as India’s first true auteur, his works—from the debut Pather Panchali (1955), the first of the celebrated ‘Apu Trilogy’—are enshrined in the canons of world cinema. In addition to filmmaking, Ray was…

Tall Man Out — Popula

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