Ace Tamil filmmaker Bharathiraja, who has been a source of inspiration for several young filmmakers in filmdom, has decided to set up a film school in Chennai. "The initial work on Bharathiraja's world-class film school commenced on Sunday (July 6)," read a statement issued Monday. A National Award winning filmmaker, Bharathiraja is known for working with all popular Tamil stars such as Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth and Sathyaraj. Some of his best films include "16 Vayathinile", "Alaigal Oivathillai" and "Tik Tik Tik".
Story first published: Monday, July 7, 2014, 14:30 [IST]