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'C/o Kancherapalam' and other south Indian films that deserved to be on Guardian's list

CinemaThe Hindi film 'Gangs of Wasseypur' was the only Indian film to feature on the list and we asked critics for their favourites from south cinema that deserved a mention too.Anjana ShekarScreenshot/NetflixThe Guardian’s List of '100 Best Films of the 21st Century' was announced on Friday and Anurag Kashyap’s Gangs of Wasseypur at No.59 was the only Indian film to feature on the list. Such international lists on cinema turn the spotlight towards a country’s filmmaking talent, giving the films their due recognition. Time Magazine's 'All-time 100 Movie List' had Mani Ratnam's Nayagan apart from Satyajit Ray's The Apu Triology and the 1957 Guru Dutt film Pyaasa. However, it is rare for a film from the south Indian industries to get featured on a global list. Despite several critically acclaimed Indian films being made every year in languages other than Hindi, Indian cinema

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